CEI Weekly: Wisconsin Republicans Vote to End Collective Bargaining


Feature: Wisconsin senators approved Governor Walker's budget bill this week.

FEATURED STORY: Wisconsin Republicans Vote to End Collective Bargaining


On Wednesday, Senate Republicans voted to pass Governor Scott Walker's emergency budget bill, which restricts the collective bargaining rights of state workers. CEI's Iain Murray and Vincent Vernuccio previously defended Walker's bill in The Washington Times; and this week, Vincent Vernuccio coauthored an American Spectator op-ed  with Research Associate Trey Kovacs titled, The Truth About Wisconsin.





When Energy Efficiency Sullies the Environment

Sam Kazman's citation in The New York Times


George Hotz v. Sony

Ryan Radia's appearance on "The Alyona Show"


Yes, Vivian, Defunding NPR Will Reduce the Deficits

John Berlau's op-ed in The American Spectator


About the New Tone

Ryan Young's op-ed in The Daily Caller


A Toxic Consensus on Toxic Substances?

Angela Logomasini's op-ed on Pajamas Media


Climate Fraud

Chris Horner's citation in The Pittsburgh Tribune







March 10, 2011: Keeping Private Data Private


Associate Director of Technology Studies Ryan Radia talks about how to prevent data privacy violations in the Internet age. Your data may be safe if it’s stored on your personal hard drive. But if it’s in the cloud, as with Gmail or Dropbox accounts, you can’t count on the Fourth Amendment to protect you against unreasonable search and seizure. Radia suggests some reforms to outdated laws to better reflect today’s technological realities.