CEI Today: Obama's climate treaty agenda, a labor union subsidy, a solar company's antitrust lawsuit, and more

Thursday, December 3, 2015
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OBAMA'S CLIMATE TREATY AGENDA - MARLO LEWIS

Senate EPW White Paper: Essential Background on the Obama Administration’s Climate Treaty Agenda

The White Paper puts the international community on notice that Obama’s negotiating position is a greenhouse of cards.  > Read more

> Interview Marlo Lewis

 

LABOR UNION 'OFFICIAL TIME' - TREY KOVACS

 

Official Time and Criminal Misconduct by Federal Employees
 

With under two weeks until Congress must pass an omnibus spending bill to avoid a government shutdown, one policy that should be on the chopping block is union official time, a practice that allows federal employees to conduct union business, instead of their public duties, on the taxpayers’ dime. > Read more


> Interview Trey Kovacs
 

A SOLAR COMPANY'S ANTITRUST LAWSUIT  - WILLIAM YEATMAN

SolarCity’s Bizarro Suit Proceeds in Federal Court


SolarCity, a solar panel merchant, filed a whopper of a complaint in federal court alleging that it had suffered antitrust violations at the hands of the Salt River Project, an Arizona electricity provider. But were it not for government tilting the market in their favor at the expense of conventional energy sources, SolarCity and its ilk would not exist. > Read more

> Interview William Yeatman

 

 

    

 

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