CEI Today: EPA water pollution, Red Tape Act, highway spending, and more

Wednesday, August 12, 2015
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EPA WATER POLLUTION - CHRIS HORNER


EPA blasted for polluting water in 4 states, 'threatening country with a blackout'
 

“Everybody makes mistakes,” said CEI's Chris Horner. “EPA’s reason for existence and constant expansion is that they don’t make mistakes like others. The problem is government is not like you and I. They’re not accountable.”  > Read more

 

> Interview Chris Horner

 

RED TAPE ACT - WAYNE CREWS 

 

Regulations Endanger Democracy

 

When it comes to regulatory liberalization, the Senate has dragged its feet. An interesting new exception is Sen. Dan Sullivan’s (R-Alaska) RED Tape Act (S. 1944), where the RED stands for “Regulations Endanger Democracy.”

 

This bill is an interesting twist on some “one-for-one” measures that have had some success in Canada. For every rule imposed, one has to go. > Read more


> Interview Wayne Crews

 

WHO DECIDES HIGHWAY SPENDING? - MARC SCRIBNER

 

Little State Choice With the FHTF Funds
 

Would states and localities spend as much on inefficient transit projects without “free” Federal Highway Trust Fund money? > Read the WSJ letter


> Interview Marc Scribner

 

I, WHISKEY - LAWSON BADER

 

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
 

 





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