Has Democrats’ “Green New Deal” Killed the Carbon Tax?

Much ink has been spilled over the last week on the absurdity of Democrats’ “Green New Deal.”¬†Although it’s tempting to dive into the proposal’s specifics — especially since this legislation has been cosponsored by a number of 2020 Democrat candidates including Kirsten Gillibrand, Kamala Harris, Cory Booker, Elizabeth Warren, and, presumably, Bernie Sanders — I won’t bore readers with the recap as there is no use beating a dead horse (even if it would reduce methane emissions from farming as mandated by the Green New Deal). Instead, I would like to focus on one aspect of the Green New Deal