Traditional Light Bulb Values!

One of the legislative priorities for Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX), who’s vying to chair the House Energy and Commerce Committee is defending the “traditional, incandescent light bulb” against government regulators who want to replace it with “the little, squiggly, pig-tailed ones.”

From Traditional Light Bulb Values!

What about candles and whale oil lanterns? Is Joe Barton opposed to other, more traditional light sources?