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Top climatologist calls for $1-$10 tax on gallon of gas

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Paul Bedard,Washington Secrets,Environment,Taxes,Autos,Energy Department,Climate Change,Energy and Environment
The nation's top climatologist and NASA's former chief climate scientist is pushing the administration to tax carbon emissions about $600 billion a year, a "fee" that would boost gas prices by about $1 a gallon immediately. And according to James Hansen's plan, the fee of $10 per ton of carbon dioxide that will result in $600 billion collected would jump another $10 every year for 10 years,...