Mary Kay Barton

TAXPAYER ALERT: Big Wind is pressing for another bailout

By Mary Kay Barton Taxpayers beware! While you were sleeping, enjoying your family and eating turkey, Congress has been busy. Congressional Republicans are negotiating with Senate...

Taxpayers beware – Big Wind’s latest deceitful ad campaign

By Mary Kay Barton ~Facing trouble abroad, Siemens ads seek to tap into US taxpayers and wind welfare system~ If you watch much mainstream TV, you’ve...

END the wind PTC and business/government cronyism!

New York State and US wind power is an expensive, ecologically harmful scam By Mary Kay Barton As the Batavia Daily News observed recently, Invenergy is...

New York State’s money-road to nowhere

IDAs are "shifting the burden of taxation onto local residents and small businesses" By Mary Kay Barton Local, state, and federal political favors have created an...

New York State's money-road to nowhere

IDAs are "shifting the burden of taxation onto local residents and small businesses" By Mary Kay Barton Local, state, and federal political favors have created an...

“PC” Power is Not Sustainable

And President Obama’s “all-inclusive” energy policy is anything but! BY MARY K. BARTON President Obama’s mantra du jour for his 2012 campaign speeches is “all-inclusive” energy. ...

"PC" Power is Not Sustainable

And President Obama’s “all-inclusive” energy policy is anything but! BY MARY K. BARTON President Obama’s mantra du jour for his 2012 campaign speeches is “all-inclusive” energy. ...