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September 30, 2019
By Jeff Stier
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) just made history by announcing a plan to end wasteful taxpayer-funded animal testing by 2035.
September 30, 2019
By Ann Bridges
The House of Representatives’ Democrat majority FY2020 budget includes refunding the Congressional Office of Technology Assessment.
September 30, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Voters submitted a petition to put a new city ordinance on the ballot this November.
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September 30, 2019
By Cassidy Syftestad
More Iowa children will be able to attend private schools of their choosing next year.
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September 30, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The Department of the Interior unveiled regulations guiding how the 46-year-old Endangered Species Act will be carried out, aimed at reducing costs and focusing scarce agency resources on recovering species most at risk of disappearing.
September 30, 2019
By Vivian E. Jones
Minnesota Wineries Battle Weather and State Law
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September 30, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
A dozen years after it was initially proposed, the Keystone XL Pipeline cleared a major hurdle to its completion as the Nebraska Supreme Court approved its revised path through the state, ending the final Nebraska-based legal challenge to the pipeline.
September 30, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of September 23, 2019
September 27, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #337
September 27, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
The law places Colorado in a compact of states that pledge to award all their electoral votes to whichever presidential candidate receives a majority of the NPV.
September 26, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The new rule would shift the burden of proof back to the plaintiff.
September 26, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
A U.S. District Court rejected a lawsuit filed by environmental groups against the federal government claiming its policies allowing fossil fuel development and use violate the plaintiffs’ constitutional rights to wilderness unaffected by human activity.
September 26, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
The District of Columbia Court of Appeals unanimously rejected challenges filed by industry, some states, and environmental groups to Environmental Protection Agency regulations issued in 2015 tightening the nationwide ozone standard.
September 26, 2019
By Gregory Wrightstone
The manifesto the El Paso shooter (who will remain nameless here) posted before his deadly rampage reveals that, along with hatred toward immigrants, he held a radicalized view of humankind’s relationship to nature.
September 26, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
There is not a living soul who is proud of what national politics has become. 
September 26, 2019
By Richard J. Trzupek
Proposed: Most people are inherently good and want to do good things. That, I sincerely believe, is as true of the vast majority of my fellow citizens who both agree or disagree with some or all of my views.
September 25, 2019
By Vivian Jones
Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington has dropped out of the Democrat presidential primary race after making climate change the central issue of his campaign.
September 25, 2019
Montana is one of 37 states that has a “Blaine Amendment” barring “direct or indirect” state aid to religious schools.
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September 25, 2019
By Jenna A. Robinson
Purdue University, a public institution in Indiana, started the tuition-freeze trend in 2013.
September 24, 2019
By Seton Motley
One of the very MANY problems with government regulating the private sector – is it immediately halts or severely retards private sector progress.
September 24, 2019
By Vivian Jones
A provision of Ohio’s recently enacted biennial budget bill bars lawsuits filed on behalf of the purported interests or rights of nature.
September 24, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced it longer approves warning labels on products containing glyphosate—the main active ingredient in the weed killer Roundup—linking the chemical to cancer.
September 23, 2019
By Kelvin Kemm
Small Modular Reactors, especially Pebble Bed Modular Reactors, are Africa’s best future.
September 23, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of September 16, 2019
September 23, 2019
More than 10 percent of all California K-12 students are enrolled in charter schools.
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September 23, 2019
By Jane S. Shaw
The state’s university system has “extensive duplicative programs,” including two engineering schools and two business schools.
September 23, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
The Missouri Supreme Court refused to overturn a law allowing the replacement of representatives from environmental groups on the Missouri Clean Water Commission with representatives from the farming and mining communities.
September 20, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #336
September 20, 2019
By Joe Barnett
Among the constitutional issues raised by the use of these cameras is the potential violation of the Sixth Amendment.
September 20, 2019
By Cassidy Syftestad
To address the widespread problem of sexual misconduct, as well as bullying and violence in public schools.
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September 20, 2019
By Russell Cook
Thunberg is hailed for her efforts while not meeting the mandatory minimum requirement for climate science speakers to be currently published in science journals, which activists regularly aim at those possessing PhD-level climate science knowledge.
September 19, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
The largest amount of money directed to pet projects since Congress imposed a moratorium in 2011.
September 19, 2019
By Vivian E. Jones
After vetoing one bill that would have raised the state's tax credit cap, Gov. Wolf signed a tax cap increase.
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September 19, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Declining government support for policies promoting electric vehicles, and a slowdown in EV sales, could reinvigorate global oil markets, concludes a recent report by a Washington, D.C.-based firm specializing in global energy forecasts.
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September 18, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Don’t let them tell you the Endangered Species Act has been a success.
September 18, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
We increasingly live in a new “dark age” of economic ignorance, and even stupidity.
September 18, 2019
By Jeff Stier
When there’s an outbreak of deaths or illnesses from injected street drugs, do public health authorities demand diabetics and doctors stop using syringes?
September 18, 2019
By Larry Sand
A literacy lawsuit is due to go to trial in October, but little will change if it is successful.
September 18, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
After Illinois Doubled Its Gas Tax, the State Trails Only California and Pennsylvania.
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September 18, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Minnesota state Rep. Glenn Gruenhagen (R-Glencoe) says energy socialism is just as bad as socialism in any other area of public policy.