CEI Today: UN climate plan, labor union ambush election training, and municipal mergers

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
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President Obama's UN Climate Plan Ignores American People and Congress
Myron Ebell of the Competitive Enterprise Institute responded to the Obama Administration’s submission of its intended nationally-determined contribution (INDC) to the United Nations:
“President Obama has pursued his domestic climate agenda without trying to build support for it with the American people or in Congress, and today’s INDC submission is no different. > Read more


NLRB Holds Training at Union Office and Top Lawyer Forgets Details of Ambush Election Rule


Two recent events further display the pro-union bias of the National Labor Relations Board and the haphazard nature in which the ambush election rule has been promulgated.
In preparation of the ambush election rule going into effect on April 14, the NLRB is conducting training on the details of the new election process. Guess where some of the training takes place?
As the U.S. Chamber of Commerce reports, a training session will be held at a SEIU office in New York.  > Read more

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A Tale of Two Cities: How Municipal M&A Saves Taxpayers, Prevents Budget Shortfalls

In the same way that private-sector consolidations offer efficiencies and economies of scale, municipal mergers can cut operational redundancies, saving taxpayers money in the process. Combined resources also offer a bulwark against state budget cuts and prevent tax hikes. > Read more

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