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February 17, 2019

Steel Tariffs Steal Your Gasoline Savings

President Trump’s pro-energy policies are on a collision course with his protectionist policies. Let’s hope, for the sake of the economy and energy independence, his energy policies prevail.

February 9, 2019

Is the Green New Deal Even Feasible?

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) have just released their Green New Deal resolution, which they hope will move America to 100% clean and renewable energy by 2030. Given current U.S. energy requirements and the state of renewable energy technology, it's an impossible goal.

February 5, 2019

The White House Whiffs on Energy Reform

The EPA just announced a plan designed to reduce the number of regulations saddling the natural gas industry. The intention is sound. But the plan won't succeed — as it'll keep many of the rules that are unnecessary and duplicative in place.

January 24, 2019

Can A Progressive Democrat Win the Presidency in 2020?

To win the 2020 election, Democrats will have to overcome two major obstacles: history and their lurch to the political left. They cannot change the first obstacle, and they seemingly don’t want to change the second.

January 14, 2019

Putin Wants a Dark OPEC to Control Global Oil and Gas Markets

Putin envisions a kind of “Dark OPEC” that controls enough of the world’s crude oil and natural gas to manage supply, dictate prices and engage in political mischief.

January 10, 2019

Is Elizabeth Warren A Viable Presidential Candidate?

Warren seems to be chasing the progressive movement rather than leading it.

December 21, 2018

Don't Blame Drugmakers for Exorbitant Prices, Blame the Middlemen

If the president is serious about lowering out-of-pocket drug spending, he needs to shine a light on middlemen and insurer practices.

December 19, 2018

France's Rollback of Carbon Taxes Seems Like a Setback for Environmentalists, But Progressives Are Determined to Impose Them

Imposing carbon and gasoline taxes is not about ways to pay for needed government services. It’s about progressives trying to fund their climate change agenda.

December 15, 2018

Replacing Unpopular Steel Tariffs With Quotas Is Even Worse for US Energy

If administration officials substitute steel tariffs for quotas, American energy firms would still struggle to secure the parts they need.They could be forced to postpone or cancel many pipeline projects.

December 14, 2018

A Free-market "Yes" to Texas High-Speed Rail

The genius of private infrastructure is that we can grow the Texas economy without growing the Texas government. 


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