CEI Today: EPA Clean Power Plan, government nutrition, "I, Whiskey," credit card interest rates, and more

Tuesday, August 11, 2015
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Guest Post: Primer on Administrator McCarthy’s Talk Tomorrow on “The Promise of the Clean Power Plan”


Tuesday, August 11, the EPA Administrator, Gina McCarthy, will present a talk entitled “The Promise of the Clean Power Plan." Former EPA official Alan Carlin has prepared a handout on behalf of  the Cooler Heads Coalition:


"You are unlikely to hear today why the EPA so-called “Clean Power Plan” (CPP) needs to be rescinded, so this is an alternative view for your consideration concerning the Plan." > Read more

> Interview an expert



Government Nutritionists Wrong… Again

Add it to the list of things that the government got wrong when it comes to nutrition: skipping breakfast may not make you fat. It turns out this apparent truism isn’t so true and the idea has only been in circulation for the last five years or so. > Read more


> Interview Michelle Minton




William Faulkner Said it Best: "Civilization Begins with Distillation"

With I, Whiskey: The Spirit of the Market, we aim to tell these and other stories: be they about rebels or scientists, criminals or statesmen, holy men or bootleggers. In other words, it’s the story of us. > Read more




CEI and Allies Submit Evidence to Australian Senate Inquiry on Credit Cards

Monday, CEI and other members of the International Alliance for Electronic Payments joined the Australian Taxpayers Alliance in submitting evidence to an Australian Senate inquiry into credit card interest rates and related matters. CEI has long been concerned about the effects of regulation on the payments card industry and helped found the International Alliance in order to help ward off these harmful effects all over the world. > Read more

> Interview Iain Murray



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