Chad Stone

Study Shows Low-Income Households Not Impacted by Carbon Fee

The word “bandwagon” is probably too strong at this point, but the more that people scrutinize carbon fees, the better they look and the broader the support they have. Some skeptics have claimed that a fee, because it would be passed along, would hurt those with low or modest incomes. True, it is regressive, but there are simple ways to reimburse those who are most vulnerable.