Skip Navigation

Marlo Lewis

Contact Marlo Lewis

mlewis@cei.org

Marlo Lewis, Jr. is a senior fellow at the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), where he writes on global warming, energy policy, and other public policy issues.

Prior to joining CEI in April 2002, he served as director of external relations at the Reason Foundation in Los Angeles, California. During the 106th Congress, Lewis served as staff director of the House Government Reform Subcommittee on National Economic Growth, Natural Resources, and Regulatory Affairs. His interests include the science, economics, and politics of global warming policy; the precautionary principle; environmentalism and religion; and the moral basis of free enterprise.

Before joining CEI for his first tenure with the organization in 1993, Lewis served as research director for Citizens Against Government Waste. Earlier, he was a staff consultant to the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on International Economic Policy and Trade, a special assistant at the State Department Bureau of Inter-American Affairs and Bureau of International Organization Affairs, and a visiting assistant professor of political science at Claremont McKenna College.

Recent Articles and Publications

view all by this author
April 17, 2019
By Marlo Lewis
The Competitive Enterprise Institute strongly supports EPA’s proposed determination that regulating coal- and oil-fired power plants under Section 112 of the Clean Air Act is not appropriate.
May 3, 2017
By Chris Horner, Marlo Lewis
The Paris Agreement is a costly and ineffective solution to the alleged climate crisis. Since it is plainly a treaty not withdrawing from it would set a dangerous constitutional precedent.
December 15, 2016
By Marlo Lewis, William Yeatman, Angela Logomasini
CEI offers steps the incoming Trump administration can take to expand the benefits of affordable energy by rejecting policies that limit access to the U.S.’s abundant natural resources including coal, natural gas, and oil.
September 29, 2016
By Marlo Lewis
The Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Energy Incentive Program, if it is allowed to go forward, would impose substantial unrecoverable costs on states and regulated entities, and should be stayed while the Clean Power Plan is being challenged.

2018 By the Numbers

See what sets Heartland apart:
82% of state elected officials read Heartland publications
78%
of state elected officials read one or more Heartland newspapers "sometimes" or "always."
45% of elected officials say Heartland led to a change in policy
45%
of state elected officials say a Heartland publication influenced their opinions or led to a change in public policy.
3.2 Million
the number of times Heartland's six podcasts were downloaded in 2018
184 issues
of weekly e-newsletters sent to subscribers across the country
158 events
that Heartland hosted, attended, or spoke at, reaching over 34,000 guests in 2018.
100,000 fans
on Facebook posting and reposting over 1 million times a week