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Jun072013

CEI Today: EPA Bias, Official Time, and Passenger Rail Costs 

EPA BIAS - CHRISTOPHER HORNER

Fox News: EPA Plays Favorites with Fee Waivers

 

> Interview Christopher Horner

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LABOR POLICY - TREY KOVACS & ALEX HABIGHORST

Washington Examiner: Time for an official end to federal employee union subsidies

 

Did you know you'repaying for union officials to do union business with your tax dollars, a practice known as "official time"?

If not, you aren't the only one -- official time statistics are kept obscure from the public.

To remedy this lack of transparency, Rep. Dennis Ross, R-Fla., recently introduced H.R. 568, a bill to make the number of government employees using official time and its cost public in an annual report.

 

CEI PODCAST - MARC SCRIBNER

Liberty Week: Making Passenger Rail Affordable


Fellow in Land-use and Transportation Studies Marc Scribner discusses a new CEI study arguing that regulations make passenger train cars unnecessarily expensive.


> Interview Fran Smith

 

CEI ANNUAL DINNER & GALA

FEATURING

THE HONORABLE RAND PAUL


JUNE 20, 2013

 


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CEI OnPoint: Reducing Passenger Rail Costs

The FRA's Outmoded Safety Regulations Should Be Repealed, By David Edmondson, Marc Scribner

American passenger railways are forbidden from purchasing trains in the most cost-effective manner possible.
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TEN THOUSAND COMMANDMENTS

An Annual Snapshot of the Federal Regulatory State

 


This year marks the publication of the 20th anniversary edition of the CEI’s annual survey of the federal regulatory state, Ten Thousand Commandments.  cei.org/10kc

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> See also: Wall Street Journal editorial, Red Tape Record Breakers

 




 

   

 

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