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NYT: Lets Help Hurricane Harvey Survivors by Taxing Them

3rd September 2017

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As Hurricane Harvey survivors struggle with the aftermath, the cleanup, with power outages and portable generators, reporters far away in comfortable offices in New York think they have a solution to their problems; a new carbon tax.

I once had to power my home for a week from a portable generator, thanks to outages caused by a major tropical storm. A portable generator is an expensive way to produce power, but its better than letting the food spoil.

The last thing people in that situation need is higher fuel bills.

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