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Advancing scientific integrity on bees

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Putting a beehive at the VP’s residence could spur people’s understanding of bee problems~ Second Lady Karen Pence and Secretary of Agriculture Sonny...

More rational policies in our future?

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Trump’s Paris decision challenges bad science, economics and energy politics behind treaty~ In the wake of President Trump’s exit from the Paris climate...

Science, engineering and leadership

~Creating balance and stability in a chaotic political and economic environment~ James E. Smith and Alex Hatch Many successful domestic and global companies and enterprises...

Exiting the Mad Hatter’s climate tea party

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Trump was 100% right (not just 97%) to show real leadership and walk away from Paris~ I can guess why a raven is...

Nipping a legal problem in the bud

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Consult with all affected parties, to ensure informed endangered species and pesticide policies~ One of my recent articles predicted that the Fish &...

Land, energy and mineral lockdowns

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Too many oil, gas, coal, rare earth and other vital resources are still off limits~ President Trump has directed Secretary of the Interior...

Save Liberty, Shut Down the Government

RON PAUL, WEEKLY COLUMN Congress ended the week by passing a continuing resolution keeping the government funded for one more week. This stopgap funding bill...

Ignorance, intolerance, violence

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Using junk science marches, ignorant professors, resistance and violence to drive public policy~ Recent science and climate marches demonstrated how misinformed, indoctrinated, politicized...

Financial security versus independence

~The changing face of the United States should be viewed as an opportunity~ By James E. Smith and Alex Hatch In 2015, the Bureau of Labor...

Green Energy Poverty Week

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~A week dedicated to topics that underscore impacts environmentalists don’t want to discuss~ April 22 was Earth Day, the March for Science and...

Trumping healthcare’s bad hand

~Some history lessons and suggestions to improve US healthcare without breaking the bank~  By Scot Faulkner As the White House and Republican leaders debate and negotiate...

Real science must guide policy

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Climate alarmists use faulty science and bald assertions to demand end to fossil fuels~ All too many alarmist climate scientists have received millions...

Off to a bumbling start at Interior

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~If this is the kind of housecleaning and swamp draining we’re going to get, we’re in real trouble~ Was it because there were...

Pretend conservatives for not so clean energy

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Far-left ‘charitable’ foundations give millions to ‘conservative’ groups to drive climate agenda~ More and more conservatives are proclaiming the virtues of clean energy....

The undeniable innovation-leadership impulse

~How can society better ensure that leaders and innovators are there when we need them?~ James E. Smith, PhD Leadership is too often overlooked by the...

The silver-tongued liars’ playbook

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Coal ash scare stories are the latest tactic in their long war on coal-fueled electricity generation~   Coal-fired power plant scrubbers now remove 80-90...

Medicine that Hurts

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON The Republican-proposed American Health Care Act (AHCA) that the House of Representatives is expected to vote on this Thursday has been...

Diogenes searching for honest policies

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Renewable energy is defective solution in search of a problem, money and power~ The Greek philosopher Diogenes reportedly carried an oil lamp during...

GIGO-based energy and climate policies

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~It’s like formulating public safety policies using models based on dinosaur DNA from amber~ Things are never quiet on the climate front. After calling...

Obama’s Shocking Historically Weak Economic Performance

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON On January 27, the Commerce Department reported that the U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of only 1.9 percent for...