CEI Weekly: Happy Independence Day!

Friday, July 6, 2012

 

 

Feature: Wednesday marked the 236 anniversary of the adaoption of the Declaration of Independence.

FEATURE: Happy Independence Day!

 

As we celebrated July 4th this week, CEI took a look back at last month's celebration of liberty at the annual dinner. For those who missed it, we've released video of the key speeches at the event, below: 

 

CEI President Fred Smith's speech

Fred Young's introduction of Congressman Paul Ryan

Congressman Paul Ryan's speech

 

 

SHAPING THE DEBATE

 

38 Studios and the Gift Clause

Trey Kovacs and Jessica Miller's op-ed in The Providence Journal

 

After the Recall, Big Trouble for Big Labor

Matt Patterson's op-ed in The Washington Examiner

 

Freeing Europe From the Euro

Sacha Tamm's CEI Web Memo

 

Three Quick Thoughts on the Healthcare Ruling

Ryan Young's op-ed in The Daily Caller

 

Lamenting the Lost Legacy of Independence Day

Bill Frezza's column in Forbes

 

The Road to Fiscal Hell

Marc Scriber's citation in The Wall Street Journal

 

This Declaration of Internet Freedom is Vague

Ryan Radia's citation in The Atlantic

 

Another Energy-Department Program Goes Under

Brian McGraw's citation on OneNewsNow

 

Video of CEI Hill Briefing on Federal Transportation Policy

Featuring Marc Scribner

 

Video of CEI Hill Briefing on Chemical Policy

Featuring Angela Logomasini

 

 

 

                     

 

 

CEI PODCAST

 

July 5, 2012: Relic of Prohibition

 

Prohibition ended 79 years ago, but in Washington, D.C., it is still illegal to buy liquor on Sundays. Fellow in Consumer Policy Studies Michelle Minton thinks these blue laws need to be modernized.