Former Obama U.S. Treasury official Mark Mazur says quiet part out loud: ‘We don’t want lower prices for fossil-fuel buyers, we prefer higher prices’ to achieve ‘climate change goals’


By: - Climate DepotMarch 8, 2022 12:23 PM with 0 comments

https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/summers-blasts-gas-tax-holiday-as-plumbing-depths-of-bad-ideas-1.1725740

Excerpt via Bloomberg News – Feb 18, 2022

Bloomberg excerpt: “Former U.S. Treasury official Mark Mazur… agreed a gas-tax holiday “undercuts the administration’s climate change goals — where really to care about fossil-fuel consumption, we don’t want lower prices for fossil-fuel buyers, we prefer higher prices.”

Mark J. Mazur | Tax Policy Center

Mark Mazur

 

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