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16 07, 2020

Walcher: Imagine a return to normalcy

2020-07-21T11:15:13-04:00July 16th, 2020|Colorado, Coronavirus, Media Coverage, Walcher|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in the Daily Sentinel Activists from Colorado’s “keep it in the ground” movement — a group opposing all production of all natural resources — are suggesting that “stay at home” orders provide the perfect opportunity to “imagine our world” after the coronavirus pandemic ends. They [...]

30 06, 2020

Legal Newsline: Senate Democrats push link between coronavirus and favored political cause

2020-07-06T11:25:44-04:00June 30th, 2020|"Scare Pollution", Coronavirus, Media Coverage, Milloy, Socialism|

by John O'Brien Legal Newsline WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – Democrats in the U.S. Senate are attempting to link the subject of one of their pet projects to the COVID-19 pandemic, while looming is a general election that will have a great impact on the future of the liability-expanding measure they tried to force through last [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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