PAULSON - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Krugman: The big green test <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Krugman: The big green test</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL KRUGMAN</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The New York Times</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T12:11:00.066-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 12:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On Sunday, Henry Paulson, the former Treasury secretary and a lifelong Republican, had an op-ed article about climate policy in The New York Times. In the article, he declared that man-made climate change is “the challenge of our time,” and called for a national tax on carbon emissions to encourage conservation and the adoption of green technologies. Considering the prevalence of climate denial within today’s GOP, and the absolute opposition to any kind of tax increase, this was a brave stand to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:11:00 MDT