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The Double Standards Industry

April 18, 2018 by

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Concerns over impacts from energy projects disappear where “green” energy is involved By Paul Driessen ~ It’s a good thing environmentalists have double standards – or they wouldn’t have any standards at all. Empire State legislators worry that anything above the current 0.0001% methane in Earth’s atmosphere will cause catastrophic climate change, and that pipelines […]

Australian Politics – Australia: A Sitting Duck

April 17, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Maurice Newman perfectly describes the disillusion of many conservatives with the Turnbull Government:  Malcolm Turnbull’s preference is to remain above the political fray rather than take the fight to the Labor Party. But then, having signed the Paris climate agreement, introduced a special bank tax, launched a royal commission into banks, […]

Making A Game Of Going Broke In Queensland Australia

April 16, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Background: Over the last eleven days, The Commonwealth Games have been held here in Australia, on the Gold Coast in Queensland. These Games are in fact quit large, probably second only to the Olympic Games when it comes to all round sport. While you may think that it is a small […]

Family Farm Could Face Prison For Calling Skim Milk By Its Name

April 14, 2018 by

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By John-Michael Seibler ~ Forget narcotics. Uncle Sam has a new substance to crack down on: all-natural skim milk. Food and Drug Administration regulations make it a federal crime for dairy farmers to call all-natural skim milk exactly what it is—skim milk. Instead, the FDA demands that farmers label additive-free skim milk as “imitation milk […]

Trump Seeks To Scale Back More EPA Rules, Says Tax Cuts Boosting Manufacturing

April 13, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump touted the success of his policies in helping manufacturers, and announced a new presidential order to roll back environmental regulations that would further expedite the construction of factories. “Today I will sign a presidential memorandum directing the EPA to cut even more red tape on our manufacturers, so […]

Keep EPA Reform Alive!

April 11, 2018 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is under attack and needs your help! For years, EPA has been the most heavy-handed, overreaching federal bureaucracy in town.  President Trump made an excellent choice in assigning Scott Pruitt the task of cleaning up the EPA “swamp” and transforming it into a smart, balanced protector of […]

Mileage Standards And Tariffs Help Some – While Penalizing Countless Others, Often Severely

April 9, 2018 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ It’s become a recurring, frustrating pattern, as legislators and regulators ignore the immutable laws of unintended consequences, to drive political agendas or aid favored constituencies, while harming others. A good example is corporate average fuel economy (CAFÉ) standards on vehicles. Originally enacted in 1975 to offset the impacts of the OPEC […]