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Cheeseburgers In Paradise

Posted by redsatellite on January 6, 2009

The Global Warming dolts are at it again. Having completely infected the EPA, the EPA is now considering a new piece of legislation on cows.

Indirectly it could be considered a cheeseburger tax, but one of the suggestions offered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in its Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) for regulating greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air Act is to levy a tax on livestock.

The ANPR, released early this year, would give the EPA the authority to regulate greenhouse gas for not only greenhouse gas from manmade sources like transportation and industry, but also “stationary” sources which would include livestock.

The New York Farm Bureau assigned a price tag to the cost of greenhouse gas regulation by the EPA
in a release last month. The tax for dairy cows could be $175 per cow, and $87.50 per head of beef cattle.

No word yet, on whether the EPA will impose a tax on humans that are as big as cows. Like…

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