CEI Today: EPA Power Plant Rule, high cost of Big Labor, secret gov't emails, and NLRB joint employer

Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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EPA POWER PLANT RULE - MARLO LEWIS

 

Clean Energy Incentive Program: Why It Makes EPA's Power Plant Rule Even More Unlawful
 

EPA’s Clean Power Plan (CPP), which imposes carbon dioxide (CO2) emission rate targets and tonnage caps on state electric power sectors, is unlawful in at least half a dozen ways. > Read more
 

 

LABOR DAY & THE COST OF LABOR UNIONS 

The High Cost of Big Labor


Evidence shows that states with a bigger labor union presence are at a disadvantage to other states when it comes to pension shortfalls and income and economic growth. A set of three studies by the Competitive Enterprise Institute - “The High Cost of Big Labor” - examines the economic impact of labor policies on U.S. states, including right to work and collective bargaining laws. > Read more

 

> Interview an expert
 

SECRET GOV'T EMAILS - CHRIS HORNER

IRS Scandal: Toby Miles, Secret Government Employee


Just as Jackson was probably hiding something, it's reasonable to think Lerner was doing the same when she used the name "Toby Miles" in a private account. > Read the IBD editorial

> Interview Chris Horner

 

NLRB JOINT EMPLOYER RULING - IAIN MURRAY


Obama Administration Labor Ruling Could Hit U.S. Businesses Hard
 

The National Labor Relations Board is expected to rule any day now in a case that will affect thousands of businesses. Firms are bracing for the fallout. > Read the commentary

 

> Interview Iain Murray

 




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