CEI Today: Freedomfest, cronyism, climate change deaths, and more

Friday, July 10, 2015
In the News Today

 


CRONY CAPITALISM & REGULATION - WAYNE CREWS

Crony Capitalism And The Growth Of Federal Regulation

Business not only generally favors regulation, but often sought regulation in the first place. > Read more

 

> Interview Wayne Crews
 

EPA & CLIMATE CHANGE DEATHS  - MARLO LEWIS

EPA Chief: Fighting Climate Change Could Prevent 69,000 Deaths From Pollution in 2100

 

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy said on Tuesday that if the United States leads a global battle against climate change, then 69,000 premature deaths would be prevented in the year 2100. But "there’s no empirical data to back up EPA’s assumption that the warming rate over the next 85 years will increase by 400%,” which would result in thousands of premature or avoidable deaths cited in the EPA report, says CEI's Marlo Lewis. > Read the CNSNews report


> Interview Marlo Lewis
 

FEDERAL FINANCIAL AID


Federal Financial Aid Drives Up Tuition and College Costs, Study Finds

The federal government is now admitting that its own financial aid is partly to blame for rising tuition. > Read more

> Interview Hans Bader

 


CEI's Battered Business Bureau:
The Week in Regulation

 

It was a short work week due to the July 4 holiday, but regulators still managed to publish 34 proposed regulations and more than 90 final regulations covering everything from cranberries to rules of acquisition. > On to the data
 


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