CEI Today: NSA surveillance rally, Dems for airline merger, and BPA risk

Thursday, October 24, 2013
In the News Today


Openmarket.org: Stop Watching Us: End Suspicionless NSA Mass Surveillance


By now, pretty much everybody has heard that the U.S. National Security Agency is indiscriminately collecting private information about all Americans.

A broad coalition called
StopWatching.us has brought together over 100 public advocacy organizations and companies from across the ideological spectrum to educate lawmakers and the public about these mass surveillance programs. CEI is a member of the coalition. And over 500,000 people have signed the StopWatching.us petition. On Saturday, October 26, StopWatching.us is hosting a rally in Washington, D.C., in front of Union Station, to protest the mass surveillance programs. Go here for more details. > Read more


> Interview Ryan Radia


Openmarket.org: More Bipartisan Opposition to Obama Administration’s Move to Block Airline Merger (Including Rahm Emanuel)

Another day, another round of public bipartisan opposition to the Obama Department of Justice’s lawsuit to block the pending American Airlines and US Airways merger. In today’s edition, a coalition of big city mayors wrote to Attorney General Eric Holder expressing their collective concern that blocking the merger will harm their cities’ economic growth and airline industry employees.> Read more

> Interview Marc Scribner



Forbes: A Miscarriage Of Science: BPA's Unproven Pregnancy Risk

The headlines are out: Pregnant woman should fear the chemical Bisphenol A (BPA) because a “new study” says it increase the risk of miscarriage. Fortunately, we have lots of good reasons to doubt these headlines. > Read more

> Interview Angela Logomasini




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12pm This Saturday, 10/26
in front of Union Station, Washington, D.C.

A Rally Against Mass Surveillance

Sign up: rally.stopwatching.us


CEI President Lawson Bader

Football team’s name is no business of Congress or the president > Read more