Editorial: Republican walkout ignores progress in cap-and-trade bill

Editorial, The Oregonian, March 1st 2020

When even the Oregonian reams them, Republicans should understand their position is unwarranted.

You have to appreciate Republican legislators’ consistency if not their creativity in staging a walkout. They’ve hit upon the one tactic that gives their minority the outsized power to block Democrats’ long-sought cap-and-trade legislation. And with apparently no other tools in their toolbox, Republicans aren’t afraid to use it again and again.

And now, unfortunately, again.


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