23 06, 2020

Milloy: Blue states push to preserve unrealistic fuel economy standards

2020-06-23T10:44:12-04:00June 23rd, 2020|"Scare Pollution", CAFE, Media Coverage, Milloy, Socialism|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow and Founder As appearing in the Washington Times The original rationale for fuel efficiency standards, originally triggered by the 1970s energy crisis and fears of “peak oil," was put to rest about 10 years ago by the advent of fracking. Neither shortages nor dependence on foreign [...]

6 04, 2020

E&E Legal Joins AEA and Other Free-Market Groups In Letter to White House Supporting CAFE Standard Program Reforms

2020-04-07T11:35:21-04:00April 6th, 2020|CAFE, Coalitions, Petition, Richardson|

Today, the Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal), joined with nearly fifty other representatives from free-market organizations in a letter to President Trump expressing support for "the Safer Affordable Fuel-Efficient (SAFE) Vehicles Rule. This joint Department of Transportation (DOT) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rulemaking will reform the federal fuel mandates known as the [...]

31 03, 2020

Milloy: EPA staff sabotages fuel economy rollback

2020-04-06T11:31:05-04:00March 31st, 2020|"Scare Pollution", CAFE, Conflict of Interest,, Milloy|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow and Founder As Appearing on So the Trump administration finally finished rolling back the pointlessly expensive and impossible-to-achieve 2012 Obama administration fuel economy standards. Great. But did EPA staff sabotage the rulemaking to favor certain legal challenge by environmentalists? You betcha. The pending Federal Register notice for [...]

17 10, 2019

Steve Milloy: Obama-Era Rules

2019-10-21T11:58:28-04:00October 17th, 2019|CAFE, Media Coverage, Milloy, Socialism|

by E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Signal I’m old enough to remember when businesses fought overregulation because it was bad for their bottom lines. That has changed. Now, overregulation is a profit center. There is no better example of this than the ongoing effort to stop the Trump administration from rolling [...]

17 09, 2019

Grimes: President Trump Set to Revoke California’s Authority to Set its Own Auto Emissions Standards

2019-09-30T15:29:32-04:00September 17th, 2019|CAFE, California, Grimes, Media Coverage|

by Katy Grimes, Senior Media Fellow and California Globe Editor As appearing in the California Globe Gov. Newsom: ‘The President could learn from California’ President Donald Trump is expected to revoke a rule that allowed California to set its own tougher vehicle emissions standards than those required by the federal government. California has relied on [...]

11 07, 2019

E&E Legal Joins AEA and Other Free Market Groups in Urging President Trump to Hold Firm on CAFE Reform

2019-07-12T11:52:11-04:00July 11th, 2019|CAFE, Coalitions, Press Releases|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 11, 2019 MEDIA CONTACT: JORDAN McGILLIS (AEA) 202.621-2947 Nationwide Free Market Coalition to President Trump: Hold Firm on CAFE Reform WASHINGTON — A coalition of 30 organizations, led by the American Energy Alliance, sent a letter to President Trump today expressing its unified support for his administration's effort to reform the federal [...]

24 10, 2018

Milloy: Vehicle Tailpipe Emissions Are SAFE

2018-12-19T13:44:07-05:00October 24th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", CAFE, Media Coverage, Milloy, Policy|

By Steve Milloy, Senior Policy Fellow As Appearing on The Trump administration has proposed to freeze Obama-era fuel economy standards at 2020 levels to save lives and money. Opponents want to bring the proposed Safe Affordable Fuel-Efficient (SAFE) Vehicles Rule proposal to a screeching halt by claiming that it will cause more deaths than [...]

18 10, 2018

CEI: Is Particulate Matter Air Pollution as Dangerous as Cancer?

2018-10-22T16:55:08-04:00October 18th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, CAFE, Media Coverage, Milloy, Report|

by Richard Morrison Competitive Enterprise Institute Yesterday the Competitive Enterprise Institute published Steve Milloy’s new policy brief on the impact of revised federal rules for auto mileage and emissions, “Will the Trump Fuel Economy Reform Proposal Create Deadly Air Pollution?” This reform to the Obama-era policy on corporate average fuel economy standards is one of the current [...]

17 10, 2018

Daily Caller: Study Supports Trump’s Claims That Vehicle Regulation Rollback Will Save Lives

2018-10-22T17:06:13-04:00October 17th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, CAFE, Media Coverage, Milloy, Report|

by Jason Hopkins Daily Caller A new report reportedly debunks claims that the Trump administration is placing more people at risk of death with its plan to freeze the corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Environmental Protection Agency announced a plan in August to roll back vehicle [...]

21 09, 2018

Milloy: It’s time to make cars great again, and Trump plan does just that

2018-12-19T13:44:52-05:00September 21st, 2018|"Scare Pollution", CAFE, Media Coverage, Milloy, Policy|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As Appearing in the Fresno Bee The Trump administration wants to put you in a newer, better, safer and cleaner car sooner and for less money. In contrast, the state of California and its allies in the radical environmental movement want either to keep you in your [...]

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