GLOBAL WARMING - SAM KAZMAN & MARLO LEWIS
EPA’s Global Warming Juggernaut Challenged in Court This Week
HIGHWAY BILL - MARC SCRIBNER
Southbendtribune.com:A highway bill that everyone can hate
House Speaker John Boehner recently noted, "In the past, highways bills represented what was wrong with Washington: earmarks, endless layers of bureaucracy, wasted tax dollars and misplaced priorities."
He is correct that past highway bills have epitomized Washington's corrupt, unserious and inept standard operating procedure. Unfortunately, that same characterization also applies to the current highway bill now moving its way through the House.
The American Energy and Infrastructure Jobs Act has the distinction of being the first highway bill to be hated by almost everybody. Fiscal conservatives, progressives, budget hawks, transit advocates and environmental activists have all called for its defeat. > Read the full commentary on Southbendtribune.com
> Interview Marc Scribner
STATE AGs & GOOGLE - RYAN RADIA
There they go again. Attorneys General from 36 states fired off a letter to Google expressing deep concerns over the company's privacy policies. CEI tech policy expert Ryan Radia commented on the matter to E-Commerce Times:
The AGs didn't raise issues that are of legitimate concern to privacy advocates, such as reports that Google circumvents a mechanism in the Safari browser to disable tracking, Radia pointed out, "which makes it sound as though they aren't well informed about the true concerns."
> Interview Ryan Radia
HUMAN ACHIEVEMENT HOUR
Saturday, March 31
HAH is an annual event to recognize and celebrate human achievement and innovation. During the hour, participants are asked to listen to music, surf the internet, have a glass of beer, and generally enjoy the fruits of the human mind which would not have been possible in a world where conservation restrains advancement.
HAH can be celebrated anywhere from 8:30pm to 9:30pm. In addition, CEI will be hosting a celebration at our headquarters in Washington, DC and live streaming our event online.
Join the HAH Facebook group.
Ten Thousand Commandments
By Wayne Crews
Welcome to The Other National Debt -- The Cost of Regulation
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