Dear Representatives: On behalf of more than two million Americans for Prosperity activists in all 50 states, I write in strong support of HB 5078, the Waters of the U.S. Regulatory Overreach Protection Act. HB 5078 would prevent the EPA from finalizing the Waters of the U.S. rule that seeks to clarify the federal government’s […]
By Justin Sykes In a move that seems to be all-too-familiar for this administration, the President is slated to try and bypass Congress and the American public yet again, this time in order to join an international climate change agreement. The expected agreement is highly controversial, and has generated opposition across the political spectrum – […]
President Obama’s beleaguered Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has faced much criticism for the wide-reaching rules on power plants it recently proposed. American families and businesses are rightly worried that this new proposed rule would hurt economic growth and job creation and provide little if any benefit. Last week bought another of challenge to the new rules.
by Christine Harbin Hanson Opposition to handouts for wind energy is growing at the grassroots level, and it appears that lawmakers on Capitol Hill are beginning to take note. Congressman Mike Pompeo recently released a “Dear Colleague letter” with the signatures of over 50 of his House Colleagues, calling on Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader […]
Australia’s recent carbon tax experiment has laid bare for the world to see the dirty truth behind climate taxation: it hurts individuals and families across the board, causing the economy to suffer without having any significant impact on the climate.