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The Many Problems of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan and Climate Regulations: A Primer

NICHOLAS LORIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract No matter one’s personal opinions on the climate effects of man-made greenhouse emissions, the Obama Administration’s proposed climate-change regulations will exact...

America’s Weatherman-In-Chief

BY BOB BARR Last week’s Tweet of President Barack Obama with rolled up sleeves, enjoying a waffle cone and wishing Americans “Happy Memorial Day,” may...

Understanding the World’s Energy Needs

CATO INSTITUTE EDITORS A new documentary by Cato Senior Fellow Johan Norberg, shown recently on PBS stations nationwide, is a non-political look at the reality...

You Ought to Have a Look: Curry on Worry

PATRICK J. MICHAELS & PAUL C. "CHIP" KNAPPENBERGER, CATO INSTITUTE This week, we have two notable items of interest. First and foremost, a must-read article from...

Problems With Obama's Plan to Slash Emissions

KATIE TUBB, HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Obama administration announced Tuesday its plans to commit the U.S. to greenhouse gas emissions of 26-28 percent (from 2005 levels)...

Problems With Obama’s Plan to Slash Emissions

KATIE TUBB, HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Obama administration announced Tuesday its plans to commit the U.S. to greenhouse gas emissions of 26-28 percent (from 2005 levels)...

Score a Victory for Cruz over Brown

In Most Recent Climate Change Scuffle PAUL C. "CHIP" KNAPPENBERGER, CATO INSTITUTE Global Science Report is a feature from the Center for the Study of...

A Resounding Victory for Academic Freedom

FIRST AMENDMENT, ACLJ.ORG After two and a half years of litigation, Dr. James E. Enstrom, a former Researcher at the UCLA School of Public Health,...

The Federal Lands Freedom Act

Empowering States to Control Their Own Energy Futures KATIE TUBB AND NICOLAS LORIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract The United States is now the world’s leader in both natural...

Methane Regulations—Costly Climate Plan

NICHOLAS LORIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION The Obama Administration recently announced plans to regulate methane emissions from the energy industry. The goal of the proposal is to...

Nothing New as China "Intends" to Cap Emissions

PATRICK J. MICHAELS, CATO INSTITUTE Most every paper in the country is trumpeting today that China has finally agreed to limit its emissions of carbon...

Another EPA and Army Corps Power Grab

Limiting Exemptions for Agriculture Under the CWA DAREN BAKST, HERITAGE FOUNDATION A‌gricultural activities will likely be far more costly ‌and difficult, at least if the Environmental...

The World Needs More Energy, Not Less

PAUL C. "CHIP" KNAPPENBERGER, CATO INSTITUTE This week, a few major media outlets covered my take on the effectiveness and judiciousness of President Obama’s call,...

Climate Science a Fraud, Not A Mistake

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY A new book called The Deliberate Corruption of Climate Science makes the case that climate change is a fraud. The global warming...

The Obama Administration’s Hypocritical Environmental Policy

KATIE TUBB AND NICOLAS LORIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Congress and the federal government have enacted policies and made decisions in the name of protecting the environment....

Federal Regulations and Federal Ownership Limit Oil Production Potential

NICOLAS LORIS, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Production of crude oil in the United States is up to 8.36 million barrels per day—the highest since January 1988. The...

Close the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Program

NICOLE KAEDING, CATO INSTITUTE The Government Accountability Office’s annual duplication report is out. This year, the report highlights 30 ways that the federal government can...

Climate Change: We TOLD You So

PAUL C. "CHIP" KNAPPENBERGER, AND PATRICK J. MICHAELS, CATO INSTITUTE We complain so constantly about the pessimistic view that the government takes on climate change...

From Your Microwave to Your Car, Government Leaves Nothing Untouched

HERITAGE FOUNDATION, GENEVIEVE WOOD How many government rules do we need? According to the Government Accountability Office (GAO), federal regulators issued more than 2,000 new rules...

"How Climate Change Is Hurting School Spirit”—They’re Kidding, Right?

PAUL C. "CHIP" KNAPPENBERGER, CATO INSTITUTE The latest from the National Wildlife Federation has to rank among the most absurd global warming reports I have...

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4 Key Moments From Trump’s Speech on History, Critical Race Theory

FRED LUCAS, THE DAILY SIGNAL President Donald Trump, in Constitution Day remarks, drew a direct connection between the riots and mayhem in the streets to...

Marx on Christianity, Judaism, and Evolution/Race

BY PAUL G. KENGOR “If someone calls it socialism,” said the Rev. William Barber at an August 2019 conference of the Democratic National Committee, “then...

I Like Ike

BY GARY S. SMITH As other statues and monuments are being removed or criticized throughout our nation, a new $150 million memorial located near the...

‘Climate arson’ and other wildfire nonsense

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Real goal is to avoid responsibility for policies, and increase control over energy, lives, property~ In what has become an annual summer tragedy,...