Last week was Stop Government Abuse Week in Congress, and the House passed a number of reform bills that would increase government transparency. One of the bills that passed, the ALERT Act, was partially based on reform ideas from CEI Vice President for Policy Wayne Crews.
Posted on 27 February 2014.
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments this week in a case that could determine whether or not the EPA has the authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. CEI Senior Fellow Marlo Lewis has written about the case for Forbes.
Posted on 20 February 2014.
CEI Fellow Ryan Young discusses the large stock of existing regulations and the rapid flow of new regulations.
Posted on 12 February 2014.
CEI Fellow Marc Scribner opposes a bill that would ban in-flight cell phone usage on airplanes. He believes that decision should be left to airlines, who have the technology to disable phones’ voice communications allowing data usage for texting, emailing, and web browsing.
Posted on 06 February 2014.
Marlo Lewis examines a State Department report finding that Keystone serves the national interest and finds opposing arguments wanting.
Posted on 30 January 2014.
Vice President for Strategy Iain Murray analyzes the President’s 2014 State of the Union speech.
Posted on 23 January 2014.
General Counsel Sam Kazman explains the case’s importance not just for health care, but for the rule of law.
Posted on 16 January 2014.
Associate Director of Technology Studies Ryan Radia argues that while the case looks like a victory on the surface, it still gives the FCC plenty of authority to enact similar rules.
Posted on 09 January 2014.
A bill called the REDO Act, which comes up for a House vote today, would limit a practice called sue and settle. Sue and settle is a form of regulation without representation, without input from Congress or voters.
Posted on 02 January 2014.
With unemployment still painfully high more than five years after the financial crisis, Senior Fellow in Labor Policy Aloysius Hogan thinks that re-extending unemployment insurance would only make the problem worse.
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Posted on 26 December 2013.
CEI President Lawson Bader looks at the challenges and successes of 2013, and looks ahead to 2014, when CEI will celebrate its 30th anniversary.
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