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Climate Change
February 21, 2020
Republicans Playing Climate ‘Me Too’ Risk Big Losses
Climate Change Weekly #351
Energy
February 21, 2020
China and India Rejecting Renewables for Coal-fired Futures
Both China and India view energy as an amoral source of power that is to be used for survival and advancement during this century. The rest of the world should take careful note.
Health Care
February 21, 2020
West Virginia Takes Step Approach at CON Repeal
The West Virginia House of Delegates passed a bill that eliminates a $1,000 fee charge that is most often refunded when seeking Certificate of Need (CON) approval.
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Environment
February 20, 2020
Trump Administration Offers Clean Water Act Reforms
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has offered a series of regulatory reforms to the 1972 Clean Water Act, to protect states’ legitimate authority over land and water within their borders and to protect property rights.
Energy
February 20, 2020
New Mexico Considers a Fracking Moratorium
For the second consecutive year, Democrats in New Mexico have introduced legislation to impose a four-year moratorium on hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and subject existing operating wells to expanded reporting requirements.
Energy
February 20, 2020
U.S. Energy Department Rejects Obama-Era Light Bulb Proposal
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the current standards for general service incandescent light bulbs are sufficient and do not need to be amended.

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February 21, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #351
February 21, 2020
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
Both China and India view energy as an amoral source of power that is to be used for survival and advancement during this century. The rest of the world should take careful note.
February 21, 2020
The West Virginia House of Delegates passed a bill that eliminates a $1,000 fee charge that is most often refunded when seeking Certificate of Need (CON) approval.
February 20, 2020
By H. Sterling Burnett
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has offered a series of regulatory reforms to the 1972 Clean Water Act, to protect states’ legitimate authority over land and water within their borders and to protect property rights.
February 20, 2020
By Bonner R. Cohen
For the second consecutive year, Democrats in New Mexico have introduced legislation to impose a four-year moratorium on hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and subject existing operating wells to expanded reporting requirements.
February 20, 2020
By Kevin Stone
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the current standards for general service incandescent light bulbs are sufficient and do not need to be amended.
February 20, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
We like taxing businesses because they appear rich.  Yet the question of who truly pays business taxes is very complicated. 
February 20, 2020
By Duggan Flanakin
Do ‘green’ buses pass the performance test?
February 20, 2020
By Ashley Bateman
The data sharing deal between Google and Ascension Health raises patient privacy concerns.
February 19, 2020
By Staff, Washington Policy Center
The Washington Policy Center is a free-market, public policy think tank based in Seattle. The organization’s experts focus on several key areas of policy, including agriculture, education, environment, government reform, health care, and transportation.