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Meatless Mondays?

March 15, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ “Manic Monday” was a song by The Bangles that rose to the top of the charts in 1986. This past week, it seems Mayor de Blasio was trying to get New Yorkers to chime in on an updated version of this familiar tune … call it “Meatless Monday.” Starting this September, […]

Easing The Logjam In Pipeline Infrastructure

February 17, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ When many of us think of infrastructure, roads, rail lines and airports probably come to mind. Few of us, however, consider the vital role America’s pipeline and energy infrastructure plays in our daily lives. Ideally, the pipeline network brings energy resources from refineries to businesses. But in reality, in many places, […]

Canceled! California’s Billion Dollar Boondoggle Train

February 14, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ The billion dollar boondoggle train no one wanted to ride appears to have reached the end of the line. California Governor Gavin Newsom announced yesterday that he was terminating former Governor Jerry Brown’s pet Green project; a high speed bullet train connecting Los Angeles to San Francisco. California’s new Governor was […]

State Of The Climate

February 7, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ In delivering his State of the Union before a joint session of Congress last night, President Trump spoke about the nation’s burgeoning economy, strong national defense, and improved opportunities being opening up for the poor and middle class. One thing he didn’t mention, however, was climate change. And that put CNN’s […]

New York Eco-Extremists Versus The Middle Class

February 3, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ It’s getting harder to be an environmental extremist these days. Just ask New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. The governor of the nation’s fourth most populace state is under intense pressure from Green activists in recent months. They are impatient about what they consider his lackluster timetable in forcing the Empire state […]

Carbon Tax Ignorance

January 31, 2019 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ There’s a new push on to institute a carbon tax in America. This is folly.  Bi-partisan folly. The carbon tax folks have compiled a large list of economists and past public office-holders in support, with some pretty impressive names on board.    The names include such heavy-hitters as Ben Bernanke, Alan Greenspan, Janet Yellen, […]

UN Authorizes Protesters To Silence Americans At COP 24

December 12, 2018 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Does the United Nations serve any purpose at all if it will not guarantee the right of participants to speak undisturbed when taking part in its process? The United Nations gave explicit permission to left-wing youth groups to disrupt a presentation by the American delegation on energy issues at COP 24, […]