CEI Today: Obamacare subsidies, EPA climate policy, and teacher union demands

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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OBAMACARE ARCHITECT SAYS STATES LOSE SUBSIDIES

 Wall Street Journal Opinion: Gruber's Regrets

Competitive Enterprise Institute Associate Director of Technology Studies Ryan Radia on an ObamaCare architect’s damning admission about tax subsidies for state exchanges.  > View the interview

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EPA CLIMATE POLICY - WILLIAM YEATMAN

The Daily Signal:
Panel: Obama’s Emissions Regulations Mark ‘Unprecedented’ Executive Expansion

[CEI's William Yeatman says] that the power allotted to the EPA through its most recent rule was unintended by Congress. “[The rule] doesn’t have a clear congressional mandate—if anything I’d say all the evidence suggests the exact opposite, the Congress would have in no way intended this,” Yeatman said. “If Congress hasn’t enacted a climate policy, then why the heck is the EPA?” 
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TEACHER UNION DEMANDS - TREY KOVACS

Workplacechoice.org: Kentucky Teachers Union Demands Pay Raise to Perform Union Business


Contract negotiations between Jefferson County Public Schools and its teachers union have hit an impasse. Union officials want more than the state-mandated 1-percent raise, which is all that JCPS has been willing to offer.
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The High Cost of Big Labor - a three part series

An Interstate Analysis of Right to Work Laws
 
Understanding Public Pension Debt

 

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