Obama Nominee asked McCain for more federal solar subsidies In 2008

In 2008, REI CEO Sally Jewell – now President Obama’s nominee for Interior Secretary – participated in a business roundtable with Sen. John McCain during his presidential run.

During the panel, Jewell explained that she believed that the federal government needed to provide tax incentives for companies to convert to solar power.

“There isn’t anything significant that helps us make the right decisions,” Jewell said, according to the Seattle Times.

Read more at The Washington Examiner. By Charlie Spiering.

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