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But the last one left in congress shuts the lights off.
Republicans try to block a law that would effectively -- on the old fashioned incandescent lightbulbs starting next year the law is intended to force consumers to buy more so called.
Energy efficient light bulbs -- -- force necessary.
Because so far consumers don't want these so called Green bulbs my consumers -- something that the government doesn't.
And if so what also be joining me now is -- foundation senior fellow and syndicated columnist in my good friend to right Murdoch.
Towards a pleasure welcome back expense of the recently for starters.
This is not something President Obama did.
This abominable law.
Was signed by George W.
Bush is accurate part -- -- Republicans had significant numbers and congress as part of some other law intended to save.
Now hours south of of one of those ugly things in front of -- that if it breaks everybody's afraid of what comes out of it it doesn't give you of the illumination you want.
And of course several times at the regular bulbs cost that all that's all it.
What else -- well it is -- that if we don't have a choice and that's exactly the point what I support the ones right shoes.
Whether -- Thompson is involved or compact fluorescent or candle or halogen or something else.
It's all about freedom of choice there are there major constant compact -- for example each one of these things has enough Mercury.
To pollute -- the water inside of ten residential water heaters.
Is satellites operated what do you mean is actually Mercury in -- there's never battery -- -- right now if I -- a lot of right now in danger if any of it the contents youngsters.
The Mercury vapor in here if we inhaled it could cause of liver damage lung damage neurological problems.
The EPA says the first thing is post is open windows guess what you cannot open windows in the studio.
On a retreat to -- -- off the air conditioning.
Where and -- 450 story building right now which was turn off their condition and I do one degree day in his -- right rate right so it's a huge problem but if for whatever reason people -- -- -- by these balls they should be free to do so.
People should be freedom by the Thomas Edison -- if they want it's been working like a charm for a 10030 years.
Or if you wanna buy candles they've got to be free to buy candles -- -- fires are caused by candles a year.
About 151000 you know amicable die in these fires caused by candles 1668.
This remains legal and this is being taken away slightly on us to be a no brainer.
Perpetrated by the left by the Green folks on the -- have good ideas some of whom are fanatics George Bush bought it.
The Democrats controlled the house when he signed it but some Republicans did vote for this legislation.
To force us into some technology which is actually harmful correct.
Why force why do they think they can tell.
Ordinary folks what to do in their own homes they think that they know better and we don't and we -- we need to be told what to do.
Now I'm all for these being available if you wanna buy these and deal with the -- saw that great gonna buy them.
Other costs more about four dollars or 86 bucks one of these -- about you know eighty cents when these when they're ugly as hell I mean who they are want that in their they're also very -- like to turn these audio we from the light up.
They've come up now what they a roughly 95 what Billy -- which is not America can drop them for no problem.
What things cost seventy dollars they're expensive.
Now if you're a low income person you think oh my -- burned -- gonna spend seventy dollars a place that's critical that we have just a few seconds flexible left what are the chances that we're gonna have the same freedoms our parents and grandparents had to buy Edison's bulk.
I think diminishing daily and look I think people ship.
Premature ice you know -- ought to be able to do it again I support a woman's right to choose where -- used a candle and Edison -- Or compact fluorescent let us choose let us decide and -- adults let's make these decisions on around president Obama's in favor of the same crazy thing the President Bush he has said that if the the congress votes to give -- the -- freedom that he will veto it and force us to buy these things are right Murdoch it's a pleasure thank you for joining us.
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