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Consumer Victory: Trump Pulls Plug On Plans To Kill The Lightbulb

January 1, 2020 by

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By Bonner Cohen, Ph.D. ~ As the year came to a close, the nanny state took it in the chin. Plans by the usual suspects – environmentalists, Capitol Hill know-it-alls, and other assorted busybodies — to regulate the incandescent lightbulb out of existence were tossed aside by the Trump Energy Department (DOE). In 2007, the […]

Cars And Consumer Choice

August 10, 2018 by

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By Craig Rucker ~ Freezing federally mandated fuel efficiency standards at 37 mpg is smart. The Obama Administration’s 54.5 mpg standard was completely unrealistic.  It could only be met by forcing people into electric cars or tiny “econoboxes,” neither of which most consumers would voluntarily choose. CFACT senior policy advisor Paul Driessen points out at […]