CEI Today: Canned food scare, Freedomfest, your 401(k), social cost of carbon, and a big union decertification

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
In the News Today

 

GREEN SCARE & CANNED FOODS - ANGELA LOGOMASINI

Green Advice On Canned Foods Belongs In The Trash

 

Go to the supermarket and you may notice canned food bearing the label “BPA-free.” It doesn’t mean those products are any better than others—although they may be more expensive.
 
Yet environmental activists spawned the nonsensical demand for Bisphenol A-free packaging by focusing on spin rather than science.  > Read the Forbes commentary


> Interview Angela Logomasini
 


YOUR 401(k) - JOHN BERLAU


Don't let Team Obama 'protect' your retirement account they way it has 'protected' your health care

Taking a victory lap as the Supreme Court vindicated ObamaCare, the Obama administration is busy preparing to apply the paternalistic precepts of the health care monstrosity to another vital area of Americans’ livelihoods – retirement saving in 401(k)s and IRAs.  > Read the Fox News commentary


> Interview John Berlau
 

SOCIAL COST OF CARBON - MARLO LEWIS

OMB Acknowledges (Most) of Our Comments on the Social Cost of Carbon, Engages None
 

The administration has a party line and no agency is allowed to deviate from it on any matter of climate science, economics, or policy, no matter how speculative or minor the point at issue.
 

Nonetheless, I continue to submit comments — as other skeptics and free marketers do — just to ensure that the administration’s groupthink does not go unchallenged on the record. > Read more 

> Interview Marlo Lewis
 

UNION DECERTIFICATION - TREY KOVACS

Largest Union Decertification Effort in Railway Labor Act History Underway at Allegiant Air


Allegiant Air flight attendants have filed with the National Mediation Board to decertify the Transport Workers Union. If successful, it would be largest decertification under the Railway Labor Act. > Read more

> Interview Trey Kovacs


 

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