So Angus King has joined a Senate committee to help Maine’s tourism, through policymaking. His posturing would be laughable if it didn’t indicate how short he thinks our memories are.
George Smith: Maine’s energy future lies with our resources: wood, wind, water, sun
OK, this one is not about wind per se, but rather about how these days the media and others are purveyors of prevarication:
I hear all the time that "unemployment is greatly reduced, but the people aren't feeling it." When the media, talking heads, the White House and Wall Street start reporting the truth -- the percent of Americans in good jobs; jobs that are full time and real -- then we will quit wondering why Americans aren't "feeling" something that doesn't remotely reflect the reality in their lives.
We commend Sen. Joni Ernst for joining the bipartisan majority who recently voted against extending a costly taxpayer handout for industrial wind lobbyists, otherwise known as the wind Production Tax Credit.....