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  •  ...and at the same time, no incentives for hybrids (0+ / 0-)

    One of the key advantages of regulations is to incentivize beneficial market behavior and disincentivize destructive behavior.

    This kind of regulatory manipulation by corporations is what disgusts me about lobbying, and republicans in particular.

    The right-wing attacks on the solar power industry are the most recent example.

    "When and if fascism comes to America...it will not even be called 'fascism'; it will be called, of course, 'Americanism'" --Professor Halford E. Luccock of Yale Divinity School; New York Times article from September 12, 1938, page 15

    by demongo on Wed Feb 19, 2014 at 11:26:33 AM PST

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