CEI Today: EPA cap-and-trade, regulatory dark matter, Internet tax freedom, and more

Friday, January 22, 2016
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EPA CAP-AND-TRADE - WILLIAM YEATMAN

Coalition Submits Comments to EPA on Proposed Clean Power Plan Model FIP


The EPA is poised to impose a new carbon emissions trading system on states as part of the president's signature Clean Power Plan. The result will be more expensive and less reliable power for American industry and consumers. On Thursday, a coalition of state and national policy groups submitted comments to the EPA raising questions and concerns about the cost and legitimacy of the mandate. CEI’s William Yeatman compiled the comments. > Read more


> Interview William Yeatman

REGULATORY DARK MATTER - IAIN MURRAY


The Administration Is Ruling by Decree


This week the Department of Labor unexpectedly issued a new rule (which it called an interpretation) that will upend thousands of businesses’ established practices. It did so with no notice, and no comment by affected businesses is either sought or allowed. Effectively, the administration is now ruling by decree. > Read the NRO commentary

INTERNET TAX FREEDOM - RYAN RADIA


Coalition Tells Congress to Keep the Internet Tax-Free

CEI joined 44 organizations in signing a coalition letter urging Congress to extend and make permanent the Internet Tax Freedom Act. > Read more

> Interview Ryan Radia

 

    

 

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