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2 07, 2020

Walcher: Buying swamp land in Florida

2020-07-06T11:12:39-04:00July 2nd, 2020|Colorado, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Walcher, Water|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel In the 1920s a tremendous real estate boom convinced investors all over the country to buy development land in Florida, much of which turned out to be undevelopable swampland. It resulted in anti-fraud legislation, and is forever known by the common [...]

25 06, 2020

Walcher: Winning the war, then surrendering

2020-06-26T11:34:10-04:00June 25th, 2020|Colorado, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Walcher, WOTUS|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel A popular blog called TV Tropes has a post beginning, “So, you won a war, you bask in the glory of victory, and all that stuff. But when you finally get over all this excitement, you realize your problems still aren’t [...]

16 06, 2020

Milloy: COVID-19 and Environmentalist Injustice

2020-06-16T15:53:17-04:00June 16th, 2020|"Scare Pollution", Communism, Conflict of Interest, Coronavirus, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing on RealClear Energy Congress held a hearing last week on “the relationship between disproportionate exposures to environmental pollution and disproportionate effects of the 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.” The spotlighted news hook for the hearing was a recent study published by Harvard researchers claiming that PM2.5 air pollution (soot/dust in the [...]

26 05, 2020

PJ Media:YouTube Pulls Michael Moore’s ‘Planet of the Humans’

2020-06-01T11:09:53-04:00May 26th, 2020|"Climate Change", Communism, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Tyler O'Neil PJ Media On Monday, YouTube pulled Michael Moore’s latest film, Planet of the Humans, allegedly for a copyright violation. Yet one of the directors accused the platform of a “blatant act of censorship by political critics” who seek to defend “green capitalists.” Conservatives largely agreed with the director, claiming the movie was pulled [...]

12 05, 2020

Ebell: Harvard Junk Science Study Claims High Pollution Levels Increase Deaths from COVID-19

2020-05-18T12:27:49-04:00May 12th, 2020|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Conflict of Interest, Coronavirus, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Myron Ebell, CEI Director, Center for Energy and Environment As Appearing on the Competitive Enterprise Institute Blog Researchers at Harvard University’s T. C. Chan School of Public Health in late April published a draft or preliminary study that concluded, “A small increase in long-term exposure to PM2.5 leads to a large increase in the COVID-19 death [...]

24 04, 2020

Blackwell: COVID-19 Has Revealed The Radical ‘Green’ Agenda

2020-04-27T13:26:34-04:00April 24th, 2020|"Climate Change", Conflict of Interest, Coronavirus, Green Groups, Media Coverage, Milloy, Socialism|

by Ken Blackwell, Former Ohio Secretary of State As appearing in the Daily Caller I’ve heard many shocking statements and watched many acts of outlandish behavior in my time as an elected official, activist and commentator, but the Left’s recent actions during the COVID-19 pandemic rank among the worst that I have ever witnessed. It is truly [...]

13 04, 2020

Richardson: Rhode Island Climate Lawsuit Was Always About the Money

2020-04-15T10:59:53-04:00April 13th, 2020|"Climate Change", Billionaire Scammers, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Richardson, Rockefeller's, Suits|

by Craig Richardson, E&E Legal President As Appearing on RealClear Energy Revealing the clandestine interactions between environmental activists and left-leaning state officials who are promoting climate change lawsuits is a challenge, but a clear, disturbing picture has emerged regarding climate litigation filed in Rhode Island. Make no mistake; leftist politicians in Rhode Island who are [...]

8 04, 2020

Fox News: Heartland Institute accuses ‘climate alarmists’ of exploiting COVID-19 pandemic to advance agenda

2020-04-15T13:42:47-04:00April 8th, 2020|"Climate Change", "Scare Pollution", Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Sam Dorman Fox News The conservative Heartland Institute released a report on Tuesday in which it criticized leading politicians, activists, and media outlets for using the coronavirus to push their environmental agenda. "Not surprisingly coronavirus alarm has pushed most other issues and concerns out of the news ⎯ much to the dismay of climate alarmists," said Steve Milloy... "But [...]

1 04, 2020

E&E News: Obama blasts Trump over coronavirus, climate change

2020-04-06T11:02:03-04:00April 1st, 2020|"Scare Pollution", Conflict of Interest, Coronavirus, Fake News, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Scott Waldman E&E News reporter Barack Obama took a thinly veiled swipe yesterday at President Trump for his handling of the novel coronavirus pandemic — warning that future generations would face a similar catastrophe if climate change is left unchecked. The former president doesn't often criticize his successor in public, but Obama took issue [...]

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 [...]

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