CEI Today: CFPB abuse of power, Big Labor's big perk, China and global warming, and more

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
In the News Today

 

CFPB ABUSE OF POWER - SAM KAZMAN
 

CEI’S Constitutional Challenge to Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Finally Reaches the Merits
 
CEI filed its opening brief in its lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). “Dodd-Frank gave unelected bureaucrats Czar-like power over the financial system and has allowed the CFPB to inflict damage on huge segments of our economy,” said CEI General Counsel Sam Kazman. > Read more

BIG LABOR'S 'RELEASE TIME' PERK - TREY KOVACS

 

Police unions' lawsuit thumbs nose at taxpayers, constitution

 

Release time for public safety personnel is particularly egregious. Instead of fighting fires or protecting the public, firefighters and police officers are being paid to conduct union business. > Read the Las Vegas Review-Journal commentary 

 

> Interview Trey Kovacs

 

CHINA & GLOBAL WARMING - MYRON EBELL
 

China Burns 17% More Coal Than Reported

 

This is important news in at least three respects.  First, it means that global greenhouse gas emissions have been much larger during a period when the global mean temperature has not gone up as predicted.  > Read more


> Interview Myron Ebell
 




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