Taxpayer Funded Environmentalism

December 03, 2010 12:00 PM

The TaxPayers' Alliance reveals for the first time the true extent of taxpayer funded environmental campaigning in the UK and the European Union.

This sort of campaigning pushes the case for green taxes and distorts decision making in favour of greater regulation. It is a form of taxpayer funded lobbying and, particularly at a time when there are cuts in other areas of public spending and tax rises, it should be stopped.

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