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Tankosphere Today: Sept. 8, 2008

Posted By Todd Thurman On September 8, 2008 @ 3:32 pm In Ongoing Priorities | Comments Disabled

The Compass folks are really rather upset that even Gordon Brown ( yes, even!) has realised that a windfall tax on the energy companies isn’t a good idea as this this little article shows. But we’ll leave them weeping their bitter tears at the failure…

As Florida gets ready for Hurricane Ike – FreedomWorks’ chief economist, Dr. Wayne Brough had this piece published in the Orlando Sentinel last week. In it, Dr. Brough points out how Gov. Crist’s meddling in the insurance market has forced the industry…

One of the trends that has become obvious to the fuel traders in the electrical power business is that their job is quite a bit more “interesting” today than it was 5-10 years ago…

If ever U.S. lawmakers need another reminder that our corporate tax rates are out of step with the rest of the world, the Swedish government announced plans to cut their corporate tax rate in 2009 to 26.5 percent from the current level of 28 percent…

Movie star Jon Voight described to “The View’s” Elisabeth Hasselbeck his thoughts on fellow Hollywood conservatives. On the September 8 “View,” Hasselbeck offered a behind the scenes look at the Republican Convention…


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URLs in this post:

[1] That Windfall Tax and Fuel Poverty – Adam Smith Institute: http://www.adamsmith.org/blog/tax-and-economy/that-windfall-tax-and-fuel-poverty-200809072089/

[2] Florida Braces for Insurance Meltdown – FreedomTalks: http://www.freedomtalks.org/2008/09/08/florida-braces-for-insurance-meltdown/

[3] In a Turbulent Electricity Fuels Market, Nuclear Fission Fuels Provides Some Price Stability – Atomic Insights Blog: http://atomicinsights.blogspot.com/2008/09/in-turbulent-electricity-fuels-market.html

[4] Sweden to Cut Corporate Taxes: Are U.S. Lawmakers Paying Attention? – The Tax Foundation: http://www.taxfoundation.org/blog/show/23585.html

[5] Jon Voight: Hollywood Conservatives ‘Thoughtful…Have Some Guts’ – NewsBusters.org: http://newsbusters.org/blogs/justin-mccarthy/2008/09/08/jon-voight-hollywood-conservatives-thoughtful-have-some-guts

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