CEI Today: Irwin Stelzer's carbon tax, internet regulation, and regulator bullies

Monday, May 19, 2014
In the News Today



Globalwarming.org: Irwin Stelzer’s ‘Conservative’ Carbon Tax. What Would Reagan Do?

Rather than learn the obvious lesson – we can rally Americans to our cause if we champion affordable energy — Stelzer asks conservatives to do openly what Obama and the Democrats, fearing voter retribution, tried to do by stealth. The method to this madness? According to Stelzer, if conservatives support carbon taxes, they can talk ‘progressives’ into repealing green energy mandates and EPA regulations. Dream on! > Read more

> Interview Marlo Lewis



TRNN Debate: Should The Internet Be Regulated Like A Utility?

Ryan Radia and Christopher Mitchell discuss the recent FCC proposal and how the internet should be owned and regulated.
  > View the debate

> Interview Ryan Radia




Monday, May 19, 12:00PM

Mugged by the State: When Regulators and Prosecutors Bully Citizens

Featuring William Yeatman, CEI Senior Fellow


Tuesday, May 20, 12:00PM

Bridging the Gap Infrastructure Policy for Advanced Vehicles

Featuring Myron Ebell, Director of the Center for Energy & Environment, Competitive Enterprise Institute


Red Tapeworm 2014: a new series taking a walk through some sections of Ten Thousand Commandments: An Annual Snapshot of the Federal Regulatory State.

Regulations Cost More than Federal Income Taxes

Regulations Catching Up to Government Spending?

Reckoning the Dollar Cost of Federal Regulation

Tardy Bureaucrats Gone Wild

Guess Which Is the Largest Government on Earth?

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Saturday, 10am ET


Helicopter Parents or Free-Range Kids? - with guest
Lenore Skenazy

Culture Is Key to Companies’ Enduring Success - with guest
Rich Karlgaard, Publisher of Forbes Magazine

Federal Ban on Online Gambling?

CEI Fellow Michelle Minton discusses why a federal ban on online gambling would be counterproductive.

An Annual Snapshot of the Federal Regulatory State