CEI Weekly: EPA Continues to Make Mockery of Transparency

August 2, 2013



Feature: New revelations about Gina McCarthy's communiques cast doubt on past EPA claims.

 FEATURE: EPA Continues to Make Mockery of Transparency


After the EPA told CEI it had no record of its new Administrator Gina McCarthy using her agency phone to text message on Congressional hearing days, CEI received EPA phone bill data that suggest McCarthy did in fact text on those days. CEI attorneys now wonder if EPA is failing to retain federal records. Read the CEI press release here.





Congress Confronts 'Laws Gone Wild'

Wayne Crews and Ryan Young's op-ed on Forbes


As Bristol Bay Fight Heats Up, EPA's McCarthy May Visit Proposed Mine Site

CEI's citation in The Washington Post


No Wonder McCarthy Wants to Ignore Job-Killing EPA Regulations

Wayne Crews's citation in The Washington Examiner


Free-Market Fakers

CEI's citation in The Hill


Rep. Chabot Challenges EPA Power Grabs, Federal Mandates

William Yeatman's citation in American Spectator


Could a Carbon Tax Find Its Way Into Obama's Tax Reform Effort?

Myron Ebell's citation in The Daily Caller











August 1, 2013: Is Washington the Next Detroit? 


Fellow in Technology and Entrepreneurship Bill Frezza sees parallels between Detroit’s recent bankruptcy and the federal government’s own fiscal problems. Fortunately, he sees a way out.