Kentucky Democrat House Speaker Greg Stumbo blasted the president’s cap-and-trade rule, saying it “doesn’t make any sense at all. It’s a dumb-ass thing to do. And you can quote me on that.” The Courier Journal,
“The problem’s a global problem, why solve it on the backs of American citizens?” Stumbo said. “I’m not for having Kentucky residents and American citizens pay more for energy, more for electricity, drive more manufacturing jobs out of our country, because of a dumb-ass policy,” Stumbo said.