CEI Weekly: I, Pencil Sneak Peek Next Week in Tampa

Friday, August 24, 2012



Feature: CEI will present a rough cut of the new film I, Pencil next week in Tampa.

FEATURE: I, Pencil Sneak Peek Next Week in Tampa


During the Republican National Convention in Tampa next week, CEI will be showing a rough cut of I, Pencil, our soon-to-be-released film adaptation of Leonard Reed's timeless essay. The screening is part of the "Grand Old Picture Show" on Wednesday, August 29. Read more information about the event here.  




FDA Rules Won't Do Much Good

Greg Conko & Ryan Young's op-ed in USA Today


Yet Another Dodd-Frank Albatross 

John Berlau's letter to the editor in The Wall Street Journal


Government of Unions, By Unions, For Unions

Matt Patterson's op-ed in The Washington Times


After Billions of Taxpayer Dollars, Green Transportation Is a Bust

Robert J. Bradley's op-ed in Forbes


Moral Hazard: Corrosively Dissolving Democracy From the Inside

Bill Frezza's column in Forbes


Capitalism's Record of Success Beats the Government Option

John Berlau's citation in Investor's Business Daily


CNN Ignores Conservative Experts When Slamming Romney Welfare Ad as 'False'

Hans Bader's citation in Newsbusters


Washington and Wall Street Are Broken; Here's Proof

CEI's citation in Townhall

















August 23, 2012: Bailouts as Corruption


Senior Fellow Matt Patterson argues that when government is big and powerful enough to dispense favors like bailouts, special interests will flock to Washington to get a piece of the pie. Corruption is the inevitable result, as the GM/Delphi/UAW bailout showed. The only effective way to limit corruption, Patterson argues, is to limit government.