Where are the anti-tax activists when you need them? They should be protesting outside of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, denouncing the agency for failing to take action. And they should be applauding a new legislative proposal by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.).
Right now, Wall Street speculators are imposing an enormous tax on consumers, and the overall economy.
Where are the anti-tax activists?
There’s no question that illegal, collusive activity is far too frequent in energy markets. But the much bigger problem is legal speculation.