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February 7, 2017

Three Cheers for President Trump's 'Core Principles' of Financial Reform


President Trump's recent financial reform executive order identifies six principles that should guide legislation to replace the Dodd-Frank law.

February 3, 2017

Congress Should Abolish CFPB as Trump Rolls Back Financial Regulations


As President Donald Trump rolls back financial regulations and looks to make personnel changes at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Congress should begin work immediately to abolish the regulatory agency.

January 26, 2017

Quantum Improvements at the FCC


The FCC must be legislatively restructured to prevent future abuse of the agency’s power.

January 24, 2017

Trump Pipeline Action Boon to U.S. Job Creation


By advancing the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipeline projects, President Donald Trump is not only moving to unshackle the energy industry and promote a more secure United States, but is giving the green light to create a wealth of middle class jobs.

January 23, 2017

Matthews: Trump's Obamacare Executive Order 'Quick, Decisive'


President Trump’s executive order directing federal agencies to ease the burden of Obamacare is both quick and decisive in minimizing the law’s many burdens. “For those who wanted the president to act, you can’t get much broader—or better—than that," said Matthews.

January 18, 2017

Perry Shouldn't Forget to Do These Four Things at the Energy Department


Perry needs to eliminate the many costly and counterproductive activities of the Department of Energy and return the agency to its original mission.

January 9, 2017

Next Big Conservative Challenge: Turning Big Cities Red


If large cities are to return to financial stability and economic growth, they must be run by people who believe in free markets, limited government and a light regulatory burden.

January 2, 2017

Exporting Oil and Natural Gas Will Import Economic Growth


President Barack Obama opened the door to exporting U.S. oil and natural gas; the Trump administration is likely to drive a tanker through it.

December 13, 2016

EPA Backtracks on Fracking: Political Pressure Likely Driving the Flip


Today’s EPA statement clearly shows the agency’s final position on fracking and drinking water has been co-opted by the environmental movement.

December 9, 2016

On Fracking, EPA Should Stand With the Science


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

In a piece authored for The Hill’s Congress Blog, Merrill Matthews argues that EPA’s final hydraulic fracturing study should keep the conclusion set out in the report’s 2015 draft, in which the agency said it found no evidence fracking has led to “widespread, systemic impacts on drinking water resources in the United States.”

 

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