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December 18, 2017
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Jay Lehr, H. Sterling Burnett, Frederick D. Palmer, Bette Grande, John Coleman (1934-2018), Tom Harris, Tom Sheahen, Kenneth Haapala, Timothy Ball, James H. Rust, Walter Starck
“The elimination of climate change from the nation’s list of security threats is one of the most important of the many actions the president has taken to strength the United States.” - Jay Lehr
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Environment
Climate Change
Energy
Government & Politics
August 9, 2017
By Isaac Orr, Frederick D. Palmer, Tom Harris, Tom Sheahen, Donn Dears, Marc Morano, Joseph S. D'Aleo, James H. Rust, John Coleman (1934-2018), Walter Starck, Arthur Viterito
The New York Times this week posted a draft of a climate science report by the federal government’s U.S. Global Change Research Program.
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Climate Change
Environment
February 28, 2017
By Richard J. Trzupek, Isaac Orr, H. Sterling Burnett, Mischa Popoff, Bette Grande, Walter Cunningham, Walter Starck
"I think America needs an EPA, but we need an EPA that’s focused on protecting the environment, not on satisfying the whims of environmentalists" - Rich Trzupek
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Environment
Climate Change
February 17, 2017
By Isaac Orr, Tim Benson, Bette Grande, Steven Milloy, Marc Morano, Tom Harris, Kenneth Haapala, James H. Rust, Walter Starck
‘Pruitt brings to the position a record of extraordinary competence, managerial skill, experience with environmental issues from the perspective of a state official, and, importantly, expertise in constitutional law.’ – Bette Grande
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Environment
Climate Change
January 24, 2017
By Isaac Orr, Jay Lehr, Walter Starck, Bette Grande, Kenneth Haapala, S.T. Karnick, H. Sterling Burnett
“This is a big win for the American people, and the science shows that not a single polar bear will die because of it.” - S.T. Karnick
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Energy
Environment
Climate Change
September 12, 2016
By H. Sterling Burnett, Tim Benson, Bette Grande, Walter Starck, Tom Harris, Mischa Popoff
On Thursday, California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed into law a bill that requires the state to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions by 40 percent below 1990 levels by 2030, the most-stringent standards in the United States.
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Environment
Climate Change
September 7, 2016
By John Dale Dunn, Joseph Bast, Paul Driessen, Richard J. Trzupek, Bette Grande, Walter Starck
"I see this US EPA air pollution research project as a gigantic deceit, built on uncontrolled observational studies and projecting non-proof small associations to create big claims of deaths in particular." - Dr. John Dale Dunn, M.D., J.D.
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Environment
August 31, 2016
By Jim Lakely, Jay Lehr, David L. Applegate, Isaac Orr, Tim Benson, Bette Grande, H. Sterling Burnett, Walter Cunningham, James H. Rust, Walter Starck, Tom Harris, Marc Morano
“For a reputed former constitutional law professor, President Obama seems to show little knowledge of – or regard for – the actual U.S. Constitution, except in his efforts to avoid it." -- David Applegate
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Climate Change
Environment
March 16, 2016
By Jay Lehr, H. Sterling Burnett, Isaac Orr, Walter Starck, Kenneth Haapala
The Obama administration yesterday changed course and withdrew its plan to allow drilling for oil and natural gas off the southeast Atlantic coast through 2022.
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Environment
Energy
August 3, 2015
By James Taylor, H. Sterling Burnett, Craig Idso, James H. Rust, Walter Starck
President Barack Obama and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy today released the final Clean Power Plan, which requires power plants to reduce emissions of carbon dioxide by 32 percent from 2005 levels by 2030.
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Environment
Energy
February 24, 2015
By Isaac Orr, Tom Harris, H. Sterling Burnett, Marita Noon, Walter Starck, James H. Rust, Alan Caruba (1938-2015)
As expected, President Barack Obama today vetoed a bill urging the administration to approve the Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport oil from the Alberta tar sands in Canada to refineries in the United States.
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Environment
September 23, 2014
By H. Sterling Burnett, James H. Rust, Kenneth Haapala, Alan Caruba (1938-2015), S. Fred Singer, Walter Starck
President Obama today addressed the Climate Summit at the United Nations, promising to take more executive actions at home, and work more closely with other countries abroad, to fight climate change.
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Environment
June 7, 2014
By Walter Starck
Despite the increasingly shrill insistence by climate alarmists that we face an imminent catastrophe, reason and evidence continue to indicate otherwise. Both the theoretical understanding of anthropogenic global warming (a.k.a.
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Environment
May 6, 2014
By James Taylor, Alan Caruba (1938-2015), Marc Morano, Walter Starck
The Obama administration today released its third National Climate Assessment (NCA) predicting a series of calamities and urging action on the president’s climate agenda.
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Environment
November 21, 2013
By James Taylor, Taylor Smith, Jay Lehr, Marita Noon, Kenneth Haapala, Walter Starck, Paul Driessen, Alan Caruba (1938-2015)
The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday announced a reduction of the ethanol mandate in America’s gasoline supply for 2014, dropping it from 18.15 billion gallons to about 15 billion gallons.
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Environment
February 14, 2013
By Jay Lehr, Steve Stanek, Mischa Popoff, John McAdams, Alan Caruba (1938-2015), James DeLong, Walter Starck
Sens. Bernie Sanders and Barbara Boxer today introduced a bill to tax carbon emissions on entities such as coal mines, oil refineries, and natural gas processing points.
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Environment
February 13, 2013
By Benjamin Domenech, James L. Johnston, Robert Genetski, Steve Stanek, Richard Vedder, Randy E. Barnett, Peter Ferrara, Robert G. Holland, Joy Pullmann, Marc Morano, Marita Noon, Tibor R. Machan, Seton Motley, Avik Roy, John McAdams, Alan Caruba (1938-2015), Charles Battig, Jane M. Orient, M.D., David L. Applegate, Clifford Thies, Richard Esenberg, Walter Starck
The following statements on President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address Tuesday night are from staffers, fellows, and policy advisors at The Heartland Institute, a free-market think tank. They may be used for attribution.
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