New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg has joined President Obama’s war on fossil fuels by donating $50 million from his charitable foundation to the Sierra Club to fund  their Beyond Coal campaign.

Bloomberg’s financial support fuels the left’s agenda to end coal-fired electricity generation which would result in higher energy costs and job losses, the last thing our country needs during a sluggish economy.

Billionaire Bloomberg is a classic limousine progressive who can afford electricity at any price. Unfortunately, hardworking Americans and especially those on fixed incomes can’t – rising utility bills have a big impact on their budget by draining their disposable income.

Read more on this from the National Center for Public Policy Research’s press release.