Some must read articles from RealClearPolitics that show how much of a "Nanny State" we are becoming (the Left wants to have enough power [pun] to tell us what kind of light bulb we should use), aenrgy related taxes and intrusions (remember "pay-go"). A woman may make the choice to kill her child inutero, but I can't choose a light bulb... the logic of the Left for ya.
Energizing the Senate Cap and Trade Bill Lisa Lerer, Politico
Energy Department Announces New Light Standards Steven Mufson, Washington Post
Pelosi Used Personal Touch To Win Climate Vote Alan Ota, CQ Politics
Obama Considers Middle Class Tax Hike for Cap and Trade Peter Roff, US News & World Report
Cap and Trade Will Have Unexpected Costs Mark Vargus, Examiner.com