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16 05, 2020

Grimes: Two Tales of One City: South Lake Tahoe

2020-05-26T11:03:50-04:00May 16th, 2020|California, Coronavirus, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism, Tyranny|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe South Lake Tahoe Mayor threatening no Memorial Day, no July 4th fireworks, and maybe no Labor Day Despite that El Dorado County has reopened, the Mayor of South Lake Tahoe is telling tourists to stay away or pay a $1,000 fine. The Tahoe Basin draws millions [...]

14 05, 2020

Milloy: Green Energy Won’t Pay for the Coronavirus Recovery Bill

2020-05-18T12:22:04-04:00May 14th, 2020|"Scare Pollution", Coronavirus, Green New Deal, Milloy|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow, and H. Sterling Burnett, Heartland Senior Fellow As Appearing on Heartland Institute Podcast The Democrats efforts to stuff green energy subsidies into the Coronavirus recovery package will not create jobs or help the economy recover, but it will add to crushing national deficits and debt. It is [...]

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

World Tribune: From virus-police state to climate-police state: Activists have seen the future

2020-04-27T13:31:50-04:00April 24th, 2020|"Climate Change", "Scare Pollution", Coronavirus, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Staff World Tribune Climate alarmists are using the coronavirus health crisis as a “dress rehearsal” for what they call the “climate emergency,” analysts say. “Even as Americans chafe under job losses and social restrictions, environmentalists see a ‘silver lining’ of falling global emissions while drawing comparisons between the pandemic and the ‘climate crisis,’ ” [...]

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 [...]

22 04, 2020

Washington Times: ‘Dress rehearsal’? Climate activists say tackle climate ‘crisis’ with vigor of pandemic

2020-04-23T12:23:04-04:00April 22nd, 2020|"Climate Change", "Scare Pollution", Coronavirus, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Valerie Richardson The Washington Times Climate activists point to the reorder of society and the economy to resolve the coronavirus crisis and say the same thing can be done to fight global warming. Even as Americans chafe under job losses and social restrictions, environmentalists see a “silver lining” of falling global emissions while drawing [...]

10 04, 2020

Grimes: CA Globe Exposes Proposed Sportfishing Shutdown, Now Being Walked Back by State and News Media

2020-04-15T13:31:18-04:00April 10th, 2020|California, Coronavirus, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe Fishing enthusiasts outraged at government overreach during COVID-19 crisis This week, California Globe reported that Charles Bonham, director of the Department of Fish and Wildlife was proposing to postpone the sportfishing season through May in rural areas, and credited the Sacramento Bee with first reporting the story. The government’s bureaucratic [...]

7 04, 2020

Grimes: CA Department of Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Wants to Close Sportfishing Season Due to COVID-19

2020-04-10T12:42:59-04:00April 7th, 2020|California, Coronavirus, Grimes, Media Coverage, Socialism|

by Katy Grimes As Appearing in the California Globe ‘Controlling the movement of people’ for a large number of rural California counties Last week, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife delayed opening California’s recreational ocean salmon fishery through the month of April, despite plans made earlier this year for the fishery to open in [...]

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 [...]

12 03, 2020

Walcher: Feel better now?

2020-03-17T13:48:06-04:00March 12th, 2020|Coronavirus, Media Coverage, Walcher|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel Last week’s column about wolves carrying coronavirus touched a nerve with some readers, concerned about the current epidemic. One took me to task about scientific accuracy, so it makes sense to clarify it. To be sure, I get taken to task [...]