CEI Today: Sunshine Week, GOP budget, union ambush election rule, and more

Thursday, March 19, 2015
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GOP BUDGET - WAYNE CREWS

The Republican Budget and Middle Class Economics


Rolling back government is part of the Republicans’ approach, and it is the genuine middle-class economics. But their primary emphasis should be on rolling back over-regulation so the economy can recover. That indirectly helps reduce deficits. 
> Read more

> Interview Wayne Crews


 

OBAMA TRANSPARENCY - MARLO LEWIS

AP Analysis: Obama Administration Sets Record for Flouting Freedom of Information Act


Although President Obama describes his administration as “the most transparent in history,” a new analysis by the Associated Press (AP) finds that, “The Obama administration set a record again for censoring government files or outright denying access to them last year under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act.” > Read more

 

> Interview Marlo Lewis
 

UNSCIENTIFIC DECISIONS - ANGELA LOGOMASINI

 

CPSC's Scientific Shenanigans on Phthalates
 

The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) developed a proposed rule related to a class of chemicals called phthalates. 
 
Designed to make plastics soft and pliable, these chemicals have many valuable uses for making a wide range of products from blood bags, to rain boots and swimming pool liners as well as children’s toys, which are the subject of this regulation. Safely used for decades, activists and regulators are poised to essentially throw away these valuable technologies based largely on junk science. > Read more

> Interview Angela Logomasini
 


UNION AMBUSH ELECTION RULE - ALOYSIUS HOGAN

 

The Congressional Review Act Resolution of Disapproval
to Cancel the National Labor Relations Board’s “Ambush Elections” Rule
 
CEI will score the House vote on S. J. Res. 8, a Congressional Review Act Resolution of Disapproval to void the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) “ambush elections” rule, which threatens American workers’ freedom of association and privacy. CEI supports the resolution.  

> Interview Aloysius Hogan

 
 




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