Meanwhile in Oklahoma

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  1. LaSalleAve

    LaSalleAve when in doubt, mumble

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    LSUpride123 Boobies make everything A OK!!!

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    So those who choose to use less of the C02 emissions will be charged for not using them enough.

    Brilliant!!!


    And here I thought Climate Change was a problem.
     
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    LSUMASTERMIND Veteran Member

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    Its an oil state, what did you think they were going to do. They also, signed a ban on cities or municipalities raising the minimum wage.
     
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  4. LaSalleAve

    LaSalleAve when in doubt, mumble

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    There are a few (albeit not many) arguments against raising the minimum wage. There are none for charging people to produce their own energy.
     
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    LSUMASTERMIND Veteran Member

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    I guess my issue is that nothing surprises me anymore about what people will do or say or what laws they will enact. I dont even get excited about it.
     
  6. gyver

    gyver Rely on yourself not on others.

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    Your damned if you do and damned I you don't
     
  7. LSUsupaFan

    LSUsupaFan Founding Member

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    Article is a bit of a stretch. The fee only applies to those who sell back to energy companies. The same fee is charged to energy companies who sell to te public. If you install your own production and don't sell back the fee doesn't apply. Makes sense to me.
     
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    red55 curmudgeon Staff Member

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    Exactly.
     
  9. shane0911

    shane0911 Helping lost idiots find their village Staff Member

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    Then why are the two biggest companies here Natural Gas folks?
     
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    TigersTailgating Waterford Lesticles

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    And OK has one the lowest unemployment rates in the country.
     

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