Sarah Has A New Job! Energy Expert! (Sort Of)

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Abby Zimet

In a Washington Post Op-Ed in which, says The Atlantic's Conor Clarke, she "displays an ignorance on the subject so profound it's almost gutsy," Sarah Palin tells us she is "deeply concerned" about cap-and-trade, which she calls "an enormous threat to our economy." Citing its imaginary sins – job losses, high prices, doomed energy production – she argues our future will be rosy if we just "tap the resources that God
created right underfoot on American soil," all without mentioning the words "global warming," "climate change" or "carbon," though she does say "cap-and-tax" four times. For her multitude of factual errors on jobs, go here, or on everything else, go here. Oh yeah, and to hear how she supported it last year, go here

 

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