March 26: Former IRA President David Keene - Ceasefire in the War on Guns is Over
The ceasefire in the war over gun rights ended earlier this year as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that she wants the House to act on a “universal background check” requirement and other restrictions on private firearms ownership and the Supreme Court decided to hear the first firearms case in nearly a decade.
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.
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.
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.
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.