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Alyssa Carducci writes for The Heartland Institute

Alyssa Carducci writes for The Heartland Institute.

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July 25, 2016
By Alyssa Carducci
The Federal Trade Commission, the government’s chief privacy policy and consumer protection agency, announced it is calling on Congress to enact legislation to regulate data brokers.
June 1, 2016
By Alyssa Carducci
In testimony before the U.S. House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on the Interior (OGRSI), U.S.
May 31, 2016
By Alyssa Carducci
An audit of Lafayette, Louisiana’s municipal broadband network has revealed it operated at a loss of about $45,000 a day during the 2010-2011 fiscal year. The revelation supports muni wi-fi opponents’ claimsthat such projects are costly and ill-advised.
May 31, 2016
By Alyssa Carducci
San Francisco’s Bay Area Rapid Transit is defending the system’s order to shut down commuters’ cell-phone service last August. BART’s actions fueled a considerable amount of negative reaction.
October 30, 2013
By Alyssa Carducci
In this article that appeared in Heartlander, Alyssa Carducci writes that the, Mandatory labeling of foods with genetically modified organisms will raise food prices, according to a newly released study by the Washington State Academy of Sciences.
July 11, 2011
By Alyssa Carducci
A bill that would ban the chemical bisphenol-A in products intended for children failed to pass the Oregon legislature, dealing a surprise defeat to environmental activist groups. The U.S.
July 11, 2011
By Alyssa Carducci
New York State would benefit from more than $11.4 billion in new economic output, 100,000 new jobs, and $1.
July 8, 2011
By Alyssa Carducci
The rock band U2 may be well-known for its outspoken liberal political advocacy, but U2’s lead guitarist The Edge (David Evans) is coming under fire from environmental activists for seeking to build several mansions along the Malibu, California,

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