CEI Weekly: How Washington Ruined Your Washing Machine

Friday, March 18, 2011




Feature: Sam Kazman explains how energy efficiency mandates have lowered the quality of American washing machines.

FEATURED STORY: How Washington Ruined Your Washing Machine


Energy efficiency mandates are lowering Americans' quality of life by lowering the quality of our household appliances. In The Wall Street Journal this week, CEI General Counsel Sam Kazman explains how energy restrictions have ruined top-loader washing machines, which were once both inexpensive and effective. Read Kazman's op-ed here.





Labor Policy Congressional Scorecard

CEI's new-launched voting scorecard for pro-worker issues


Wasteful Transit Policy

Marc Scribner's interview on Fox Business


What's the Catch with NOAA's Catch-Shares Program?

Iain Murray and Dennis Grabowski's op-ed in The Washington Examiner


Cybersecurity Theater vs. the Real Thing

Wayne Crews' column in Forbes


Liquor Wholesalers’ Appalling Misuse of the Constitution

Angela Logomasini's op-ed in The Daily Caller


Japan’s Nuclear Crisis: Where Is Steven Chu?

Iain Murray's op-ed in National Review


Are Text Messages an Antitrust Issue?

Ryan Young's op-ed in The American Spectator


Happy Birthday, James Madison

Christine Hall's op-ed on FoxNews.com


Japan Crisis Shouldn't Derail Nuclear Movement

Iain Murray's citation on FoxBusiness.com



Iain Murray's citation in The Washington Times






March 17, 2011: Are Biotech Crops Coming to Kenya?


CEI Senior Fellow Greg Conko discusses his recent trip to Kenya where he met with members of Parliament and other officials about the best way to regulate the introduction of genetically modified crops to the country.