Feature: CEI participated in several CPAC events this week and also hosted the above event.
FEATURE: CEI Goes to CPAC
This year's Conservative Political Action Conference opened yesterday and continues through Saturday. CEI, a co-sponsor of the conference, is represented on every day of the event. Yesterday, CEI's Myron Ebell spoke at a panel on "Re-energizing America" and Iain Murray spoke at a panel on "Europeanization of America." Also, yesterday evening, CEI used its co-sponsor privileges to host a panel discussion on "Bringing Tolerance Out of the Closet." Today, Angela Logomasini is speaking at a panel about GMOs, plastic, and sodas. Tomorrow, CEI President Lawson Bader is speaking at a panel with the heads of other think tanks on the future of the movement.
This week is Sunshine Week. According to itsofficial website, Sunshine Week is “a national initiative to promote a dialogue about the importance of open government and freedom of information.” Myron Ebell, Director of CEI’s Center for Energy and Environment, is here to talk about CEI’s efforts to increase government transparency.