Kudos to Mike Tidwell for his clear commentary explaining why we need a revenue-neutral carbon tax to reduce emissions and slow climate change ("Forecast calls for pain," Feb. 6). I'm convinced, but how are the American people going to convince
Readers should go to
Business leaders would much prefer an easy-to-administer, predictable carbon tax rather than regulations. And business leaders want climate change brought under control because the unpredictable nature of our changing climate creates undesirable risk that threatens infrastructure, operations, and lives.
Readers who can't get to Washington on Feb. 17 should call friends and relatives to urge them to go, and should call the
Judy Weiss, Brookline, Mass.