30% tariffs on solar panels

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    American solar panel makers.
     
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    He's bringing back coal!
     
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    They dont seem to be very happy about it.
     
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    Well, so much for small government in shit. lol

    Stupid fucking liars on the right.
     
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    The foreign-owned ones are.
     
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    Most American solar companies aren't manufacturers, they're importers.
     
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    The costs will go up for the consumer.
     
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    Prices have been held artificially low for a decade because of a combination of solar subsidies and Chinese dumping of panels and charge collectors. If solar is the magic panacea that its proponents claim, it should stand on its own with other forms of power.
     
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    He thinks he is. No one wants coal anymore.
     
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