How dumb can politics get? Outlaw energy efficient lightbulbs?

Joe Barton and 14 other US Representatives think phasing out old light bulbs and supporting newer energy efficient bulbs somehow threatens you freedom! Next of their list?
1. Bring back cars and trucks that have now pollution devices so we can be free to cover the land with killer smogs!
2. Stop cleaning and filtering water – so people will be free to have cholera and typhoid again.
3. Stop requiring vaccinations for polio, measles, etc, so people are free to endanger their children and the rest of us.

Amplify’d from

To repeal certain amendments to the Energy Policy and Conservation Act with respect to lighting energy efficiency, and for other purposes.