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July 26, 2016
GOP Issues Blueprint for Tax Reform
House Republicans—led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep.
Environment
March 21, 2019
Alaska’s Donlin Gold Project Receives Crucial Permits
The Donlin Gold project, a joint venture of Novagold Resources Alaska Inc. and Barrick Gold US Inc., is closer to becoming a reality with the state of Alaska having issued two critical permits.
Environment
March 21, 2019
Senate Confirms Andrew Wheeler as EPA Administrator
The U.S. Senate confirmed Andrew Wheeler as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by a party-line vote of 52 in favor and 47 opposed, on February 28.
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Climate Change
March 20, 2019
Fossil Fuels Are Good for U.S. National Security, New Study Reports
A new study, “Global Warming Energy Restrictions Threaten U.S. National Security,” shows climate change is not a danger to U.S. national security.
Economy
March 20, 2019
Study: U.S. Intellectual Property Protection Is Strong, but China Poses Big Problem
The United States has the strongest intellectual property protections in the world
Law
March 19, 2019
Indiana House Passes Self-Defense Lawsuit-Immunity Bill
The legislation would provide immunity from civil lawsuits by the perpetrators of violent crimes.

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March 21, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
The Donlin Gold project, a joint venture of Novagold Resources Alaska Inc. and Barrick Gold US Inc., is closer to becoming a reality with the state of Alaska having issued two critical permits.
March 21, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
The U.S. Senate confirmed Andrew Wheeler as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by a party-line vote of 52 in favor and 47 opposed, on February 28.
March 20, 2019
By Linnea Lueken
A new study, “Global Warming Energy Restrictions Threaten U.S. National Security,” shows climate change is not a danger to U.S. national security.
March 20, 2019
By Joe Barnett
The United States has the strongest intellectual property protections in the world
March 19, 2019
By Ashley Herzog
The legislation would provide immunity from civil lawsuits by the perpetrators of violent crimes.
March 19, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
A North Dakota judge rejected a challenge to a state permit issued to Meridian Energy Group in to begin construction of what would be the first new industrial crude oil refinery in the United States in nearly 40 years.
March 18, 2019
By Sarah Quinlan
'Red Flag' laws raise concerns about constitutional rights
March 18, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Legislators in Maine have proposed two bills that could expand black bear hunting in the state.
March 15, 2019
Parents of students affected by school safety incidents could move their child immediately to a safe school
March 15, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
A pending decision by the Washington, D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals could lead to the premature closing of scores of coal-powered electricity plants across the country, potentially hampering the reliability of the nation’s electric power grid.
March 13, 2019
By Jeff Reynolds
civil asset forfeiture laws allow the police to confiscate property
March 12, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
A California state court judge in San Diego ruled gray wolves will continue to be protected under the state’s Endangered Species Act.
March 11, 2019
By John Merrifield
Switzerland set the precedent for this type of policy
March 8, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
“Job loss is the number one unintended impact of minimum wage increases"
March 8, 2019
By Arianna Wilkerson
A bill introduced in the Connecticut legislature would mandate climate change be taught to young children in government schools statewide.
March 7, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
Newly elected Democratic Gov. J. B. Pritzker of Illinois signed an executive order committing his state to join 17 other states in the United States Climate Alliance
March 6, 2019
By Jay Lehr
Chicago has longstanding problems of governance, say authors
March 6, 2019
By Linnea Lueken
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) efforts to streamline and reduce regulatory burdens have saved businesses and consumers billions of dollars while continuing to protect public health and safety and improving environmental outcomes.
March 5, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Xcel Energy, one of the nation’s largest investor-owned utilities, has committed to producing 100 percent carbon-dioxide-free electricity in its eight-state Western and Midwestern service area by 2050.
March 4, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
DOJ reverses its 2011 opinion that the law applies only to sports betting