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November 13, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
A federal judge in Montana ordered the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to restore federal protections for grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.
November 12, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of November 5, 2018
November 12, 2018
By Bonner R. Cohen
New international rules governing maritime air emissions set to go into effect in less than 18 months are raising the prospect of using liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a fuel for oceangoing cruise ships and freighters.
November 9, 2018
By James Taylor
A Mother Jones piece about supposed harassment of alarmist climate scientists has the story exactly backwards.
November 8, 2018
By Tim Benson
The United States has “likely” become the largest crude oil producer in the world, surpassing Russia and Saudi Arabia.
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November 7, 2018
By James Taylor, Peter Ferrara, H. Sterling Burnett, Bette Grande, Neal Schuerer, David L. Applegate, Arthur Viterito, Robert Bradley, Lance Izumi, Robert Maranto, Stephen B. Presser, Jameson Campaigne, Clifford Thies, Michael Warder, Mary Byrne , Jane M. Orient, M.D., Jonathan D. Haubert, Jarrett Skorup, Scott Cleland, Alieta Eck, M.D., William L. Anderson, Ann Bridges, Gerard Gianoli, M.D., Michael J. Koriwchak , Devon Herrick, Bartlett Cleland, Greg R. Lawson, Peter Wood , Joe Cobb, Allen Mendenhall, Christopher Garbacz
“Liberal San Francisco billionaire Tom Steyer had a very tough night last night.” - James Taylor
November 7, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D.
Billionare-funded ballot initiatives to impose taxes on productivity advance the climate alarmist agenda also go down in flames
November 7, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
Twila Brase, president and cofounder of the Citizens Council for Health Freedom, has an exclusive discussion with The Heartland Institute about her new book, "Big Brother in the Exam Room: The Dangerous Truth About Electronic Health Records."
November 7, 2018
By Thomas A. Hemphill
The ongoing controversy over e-cigarettes and youth smoking has hit a proverbial regulatory wall.
November 6, 2018
By John Hunt, M.D.
Climate scientists are not prophets. Those who believe them on faith provide no good service to the pursuit of truth.
November 6, 2018
By Seton Motley
We have two very recent, polar-opposite visual aides on how government should approach policy – so as to elicit private sector growth.
November 6, 2018
By James Taylor
Nevadans enjoy some of the lowest electricity prices in the nation. However, Question 6 on the Nevada ballot could put that in peril.
November 6, 2018
By Christopher Talgo
The federal Food Stamps Program (FSP), now known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), celebrated its 59th anniversary this September.
November 5, 2018
By Joshua Paladino
The governments of Maine and Wisconsin are implementing reinsurance programs for their states’ high-risk pools using Medicaid waivers, which could help curb rising costs of insurance in the individual marketplace under the terms of the ACA.
November 5, 2018
By Sarah Lee
The Pennsylvania legislature is considering a bill that would “authorize health care providers to use telemedicine and require insurers to provide coverage and reimbursement for its use.”
November 5, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of October 29, 2018
November 2, 2018
By Charles Katebi
Democrats want voters to think that the only way to protect patients with pre-existing conditions is by protecting ObamaCare. Fortunately, President Donald Trump has shown there are better solutions and he is putting them into action.
November 2, 2018
By Seton Motley
The United States Department of Defense (DoD) has for the last several months been considering private sector bids to provide the DoDs club backup computing services.
November 2, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Due to government policies, FirstEnergy Solutions Corp. announced it plans to deactivate four fossil-fuel powered electric plants in Ohio and Pennsylvania between 2021 and 2022.
November 2, 2018
By Joe Barnett
Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York is giving building owners in New York State who install electric vehicle charging stations state subsidies covering up to the 80 percent of the cost.
November 1, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #304
November 1, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Voters in Arizona, Nevada and Washington state will soon decide if they want to pay more for less reliable electricity.
November 1, 2018
By Richard Ebeling
While many people are focused on the upcoming U.S. elections and which political party will have majority control in Congress, there is—and has been—a far more dangerous and deeper political struggle going on in the United States.
November 1, 2018
By Travis Akin
The Iowa Insurance Division issued revised rules permitting the sale of association health care plans and short-term, limited-duration health plans, which will expand health insur- ance choices and reduce costs.
November 1, 2018
By Jeff Reynolds
Direct primary care practices (DPC) are becoming increasingly popular with doctors and patients alike, the president of the Association of Ameri- can Physicians and Surgeons reports in the fall issue of the Journal of American Physicians and Surgeons.
November 1, 2018
By Duggan Flanakin
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke signed a Secretarial Order promoting transparency and accountability in consent decrees and settlement agreements, aimed at ending secret “sue and settle” deals with environmental activist plaintiffs.
November 1, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
The devastating effects of Hurricane Florence are still being felt throughout the Carolinas.  Clean-up and recovery will take months, if not years.
November 1, 2018
By Sarah Lee
California Democratic legislators made it clear they would prefer residents go bankrupt paying for expensive Obamacare health insurance instead of allowing Californians to purchase more affordable, short-term plans.
November 1, 2018
By Barry Poulson, John Merrifield
Almost all Americans agree that the process to pass a federal budget has become more difficult than scaling Mt. Everest.
November 1, 2018
By Daniel Sutter
Some commentators and politicians have proposed regulating Facebook, Twitter, and Google as public utilities.  To make sense of this proposal, let’s consider the economic role of public utilities.
November 1, 2018
By Barry Poulson
Colorado is a swing state, and Broomfield County, where I live, has an unusually diverse electorate, with roughly equal shares of Republicans, Democrats, and unaffiliated voters.
October 31, 2018
By Amanda Maxham
It’s time to fight for the technology that makes our food great. It’s time to stand up and scream “No!”
October 31, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., James Taylor, Jay Lehr
'During the 2016 election, President Trump promised to repeal and replace the Clean Power Plan. The ACE Rule represents another election promise kept.' - Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D.
October 31, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
The U.S. Supreme Court upheld an August 2017 ruling, written by Justice Brett Kavanaugh when he was a judge on the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals, striking down a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency rule banning the use of hydroflourocarbons.
October 30, 2018
By Sarah Lee
New York is expanding its telemedicine services to more local area homeless people and those living with developmental disabilities.
October 30, 2018
By Chris Talgo and Emma Kaden
In the early days of the American experiment, Benjamin Franklin warned, “Only a virtuous people are capable of freedom.” Although virtue has waxed and waned throughout American history, 2018 seems to be a low point. Is freedom in peril?
October 30, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Voters in Nevada this November will consider a proposed constitutional amendment that would more than double the amount of solar, wind, and some other types of renewable energy Nevada’s electric utilities are required to deliver.
October 29, 2018
By Seton Motley
The relatively brief history of the Internet – is a quarter-century visual aide of how the Left looks to over-regulate things.
October 29, 2018
By Steve Goreham
Two states and more than 80 cities and counties have now announced a goal of receiving 100 percent of their electricity from renewable sources.
October 29, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of October 22, 2018