CEI Weekly: Bloomberg Takes Aim at Foam Cups

March 29, 2013

 

 

Feature: Angela Logomasinis discusses the benefits of foam containers and plastic bags. 

FEATURE: Bloomberg Takes Aim at Foam Cups

 

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is pushing for a ban on foam containers. CEI Senior Fellow Angela Logomasini appeared on Fox Business' Stossel last night to explain why the ban is a bad idea, and why it ranks up among other bad "green" ideas---like plastic-bag bans. Watch Angela's interview here.

 

SHAPING THE DEBATE

 

 

No More Warrantless GPS Tracking

Ryan Radia's interview on RT's The Big Picture

 

FTC Drug Meddling Would Needlessly Push Pharmaceutical Costs Higher

Gregory Conko' op-ed in Forbes

 

Iain Murray's op-ed in The American Spectator

 

Why Is Generation Y So Easy to Bamboozle?

Bill Frezza's op-ed in The Huffington Post

 

Oil & Gas Isn't Just One of the Richest Industries, It's Also One of the Safest

Robert J. Bradley's op-ed in Forbes

 

Regulators Should Take the Red Tape Challenge

Christian Rice & Ryan Young' op-ed in The Daily Caller

 

The First Church of Chicken Little

Iain Murray's citation in The American Spectator

 

Bill Would Require Warrants for Police to Use GPS Tracking

CEI's citation in PC World

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                     

 

CEI PODCAST

 

March 28, 2013: The TSA's Illegal Body Scanners

 

The TSA’s controversial full-body scanners wereimplemented illegally, since the TSA never put them through the required comment-and-review rulemaking process. Despite a court order, the TSA is still dragging its feet on complying with the law. Fellow in Land-use and Transportation Studies Marc Scribner has the latest developments in the case.