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  •  Crackdown in GHG would CREATE jobs. (2+ / 0-)
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    1. Corporate profits, and corporate cash-on-hand, are at record highs.

    2. Mass unemployment is not cured by #1 because of lack of demand.

    Cracking down on greenhouse gas emissions would create demand for green energy; this demand would create green energy jobs. This would help, not hurt, the economy because it would put a chunk of that idle capital (cash-on-hand) to work.

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    "The true strength of our nation comes not from the might of our arms or the scale of our wealth, but from the enduring power of our ideals." - Barack Obama

    by HeyMikey on Mon Nov 19, 2012 at 06:48:26 PM PST

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