Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Fed up with the federal government’s ban of the traditional incandescent light bulb, state representatives in South Carolina are pushing for the state to produce and use incandescents solely for its state.
The Incandescent Light Bulb Freedom Act, which unanimously passed South Carolina’s Senate panel, would allow South Carolina manufacturers to continue to sell incandescent bulbs so long as they have “Made in South Carolina” on them and are sold only within the state. Other states have floated the idea, and last year Arizona passed a bill that would have done the same thing, but Governor Jan Brewer (R) vetoed the legislation.
I don't mind the twisty bulbs. They come in all hues and radiance, not just what Wal-Mart sells, but the Yellowstream Media doesn't take the time to research anymore and that means Ma and Pa Fudd don't know a bloody thing about them.
What I DO mind is being told what to buy so hooray for South Carolina, and BOO for Arizona's RINO governor who has one agenda that is of a Conservative bent but one leaf does not a forest make.