Republican governors from oil-and-gas rich states met in Texas Monday and said that new federal rules designed to cut global warming pollution from power plants by 30 percent by 2030 will kill jobs and growth.
First, Governor Rick Perry scoffed at New York’s CEO-baiting slogan of a “new New York,” saying it looks like the same old high-tax state to him. Then Democrat Gov. Andrew Cuomo shot back by saying at least it’s not Texas. Rimshot.