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California Bans Gas-Powered Cars

A new rule promulgated by the California Air Resources Board bans the sale of new gas powered cars in the state after 2035. 

August 30, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1661891349

The Inflation Reduction Act Is a Fiscal Disaster

The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 will raise taxes, increase spending, and prolong both inflation and the recession.

August 2, 2022 — Thomas Schatz 1659456312

Florida Should Move Forward with Net Metering Reform

The Florida legislature should take steps to bring solar power into the open market as an equal participant.

March 1, 2022 — Ryan Lanier 1646161640

Build Back Better Act: Not Dead Yet

The $1.75 trillion Build Back Better Act has had a tough week and is on life support.

December 17, 2021 — Elizabeth Wright 1639765232

A National Plastic Tax Disproportionately Hurts the Poor

Regressive taxes, like those proposed on plastics, should not be passed by Congress through reconciliation or any other mechanism.

December 10, 2021 — Christina Smith 1639169169

California Moves to Ban Lawnmowers

Gas-powered lawn equipment is the latest target in California's climate crusade.

October 18, 2021 — Ryan Lanier 1634578771

GAO Report Highlights the Benefits of Advanced Recycling of Plastics

A September 14, 2021 GAO report highlights the benefits and challenges to using advanced or chemical recycling of plastics.

September 20, 2021 — Deborah Collier 1632149940

Cotton is Rotten for the Environment

Plastic shopping bags have over the past several years have become an unnecessary pariah.

September 2, 2021 — Elizabeth Wright 1630621409

CAGW Names Sen. Ed Markey August 2021 Porker of the Month

Ed Markey is the for proposing a taxpayer-funded Civilian Climate Corps that would hire millions of people and cost billions of dollars.

Climate Change is Not New or the End of the World

Steve Koonin's WSJ OpEd “Climate Change Brings a Flood of Hyperpole" sends a sober message about the Green New Deal

August 19, 2021 — Elizabeth Wright 1629385050

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