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October 17, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has proposed leasing 75 parcels for oil and gas production in Utah’s Duchesne, Uintah, and Emery counties in December, including one parcel near Utah’s Dinosaur National Monument.
October 16, 2017
By Paul Driessen
The agency’s carbon dioxide climate “endangerment finding” was a kangaroo court process.
October 16, 2017
By Tom Harris
Ecojustice wants government “cops” to investigate, punish and silence dissent.
October 16, 2017
By Joseph S. D'Aleo
The waxing and waning of powerful hurricane seasons is not new.
October 16, 2017
By Bonner R. Cohen
The state of Wisconsin is waiving several environmental regulations as part of a deal that enticed Taiwanese company Foxconn to build a high-tech manufacturing plant in Wisconsin.
October 16, 2017
By Jim Lakely
On Monday, the Norwegian socialists who decide who gets the Nobel Prize in economics chose another proponent of “behavioral economics,” the University of Chicago’s Richard Thaler. It was a poor choice.
October 13, 2017
By Edmund Contoski
Global debt levels reached an astronomical $217 trillion in the first quarter of 2017.
October 13, 2017
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Peter Ferrara, S.T. Karnick, Lindsey Stroud, Jane M. Orient, M.D., John Dale Dunn, Hal Scherz, Michael J. Koriwchak , Chad Savage, Devon Herrick, Scott Ehrlich, Dave Racer, Kathleen Brown , Twila Brase
"Attention Congress, this is what leadership looks like." - Tim Huelskamp
October 13, 2017
By Jesse Hathaway
After a frustrating summer and a much-talked-about recess, congressional lawmakers have returned to Washington, D.C. to find their to-do list has piled up.
October 13, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #265
October 13, 2017
By Jane S. Shaw
The facts are pretty damning: The Ivy League and other selective schools are bastions of privileged students.
October 13, 2017
By Willie Soon
The EPA fails to describe the scientific reality of natural processes that govern the cycling of Mercury in newly proposed National Emission Standards.
October 12, 2017
By Tim Benson
Harvard University's Naomi Oreskes and Geoffrey Supran are co-authors of a new, highly controversial study claiming that energy giant ExxonMobil purposefully misled the public on the dangers of climate change.
October 12, 2017
By Barry Poulson, John Merrifield
Republicans in Congress appear to be at an impasse in their efforts to reform health care programs.
October 12, 2017
By Kenneth Artz
A federal appeals court has determined local governments in West Virginia may not ban oil and gas wastewater disposal wells within their borders.
October 12, 2017
By Kenneth Artz
Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey is officially objecting to President Donald Trump’s proposal to open the Atlantic Ocean coastline to offshore oil and gas exploration and production.
October 12, 2017
By Ashley Bateman
High-stakes teacher evaluations are benefiting students in the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS), a new study reports.
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October 11, 2017
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Jesse Hathaway
“Grab a pop and celebrate: A Chicagoland nanny state tax was just crushed by a taxpayer revolt.”
October 11, 2017
By Lennie Jarratt, Teresa Mull, Tim Benson
"Alternative certification pathways should be adopted for all public schools, not just SUNY charters" - Lennie Jarratt
October 11, 2017
By Jane M. Orient, M.D.
The opioid crisis in America is real, it is lethal, and it may be killing the nice family that lives next door to you.
October 11, 2017
By Lindsey Curnutte
Next year, Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam will start enforcing work requirements for food stamp recipients living in 70 of the state’s 95 counties.
October 11, 2017
By Richard Ebeling
One of the most accusatory and negative words currently in use in various politically “progressive” circles is that of “Neo-Liberalism.”
October 11, 2017
By Jesse Hathaway
Far more harm than benefits to workers and taxpayers.
October 11, 2017
By John Merrifield, Barry Poulson
A Grand Bargain would be a restoration of the balance between the federal government, the states, and the people, as it was envisioned in the 10th Amendment to the Constitution.
October 11, 2017
By Tim Benson
Population-control advocates have long believed that human beings are basically viruses with shoes.
October 11, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) filed a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in the Federal Register, proposing to rescind former President Barack Obama’s Clean Power Plan.
October 11, 2017
By Michael McGrady
The air quality office of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recommends the agency leave federal sulfur dioxide standards at current levels after finding no evidence they are inadequate to protect human health.
October 10, 2017
By Richard Ebeling
The masterful words in the American Declaration of Independence that have inspired untold millions of people around the world hailed a transformative conception of man and the human condition by declaring that all men were created equal.
October 10, 2017
By Bonner R. Cohen
In defiance of state law, Thornton, Colorado has decided to try and restrict oil and gas exploration and development.
October 10, 2017
By Ashley Bateman
In keeping with national trends, increasing numbers of Mainers are moving their children out of traditional schools and into the home.
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October 9, 2017
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Isaac Orr, H. Sterling Burnett, Tim Benson, Frederick D. Palmer, Peter Ferrara, Bette Grande, S.T. Karnick, Walter Cunningham, Craig Idso, Donn Dears, Tom Harris, Alan Carlin, Christopher Essex, James E. Enstrom, John Coleman
"Scrapping the Clean Power Plan is the first of a series of steps that must be taken to reverse the Obama administration’s energy policies." - Isaac Orr
October 9, 2017
By Clifford Thies
Three separate elections occurred within a month. Here at the outcomes.
October 9, 2017
By Alexandra York
If “average” Americans do not speak up and fight for their rights, our greatest free country in the history of humankind will surely be “transformed” into an elite-powered dictatorship for all.
October 9, 2017
By Paul Driessen
It drives anti-fossil fuel agendas and threatens wildlife, jobs, and human health and welfare.
October 9, 2017
By Michael McGrady
A federal district judge ruled the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service should list a small population of grizzly bears along the Canada-United States border as endangered under the 1973 Endangered Species Act.
October 9, 2017
By Jim Lakely
A new Harvard study by Naomi Oreskes and Geoffrey Supran is full of biased statements coming from researchers with an axe to grind. This story and more in last week's edition of Heartland Weekly.
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October 8, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
A Texas school district has marked off six “family nights” on its 2017-18 school calendar, at parents’ request.
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October 6, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #264
October 6, 2017
By Tori Hart
Starting school later in the morning would improve the U.S. economy by billions of dollars per year, a new analysis has found.
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October 6, 2017
By Jay Lehr
Review of No Campus for White Men: The Transformation of Higher Education into Hateful Indoctrination, by Scott Greer (WND Books, March 14, 2017), 240 pp.; $11.52 on Amazon.com: ISBN-10: 1944229620, ISBN-13: 978-1944229627
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