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Is New York’s fracking ban hurting state revenues and residents?

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New York state has an incredible opportunity to dramatically boost incomes and opportunity through an expansion of hydraulic fracturing, but liberal ideology and environmental extremism is getting in the way One of the most intriguing – and hypocritical – things about liberals is their emotional reaction to free-market capitalism. They will voice their support for it on the one hand while vehemently ...

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Obama’s EPA regulations will test the nation’s power grid much more than severe weather

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Whether caused by a [decreasing] number of major storms or because of new EPA regulations called for by President Obama, the nation’s power grid capacity will be stretched to its outer limits in the coming years As President Obama and his federal bureaucracy continue their war against coal-fired power plants – without having a plan in place to replace the plants that new Environmental Protection Agency ...

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Is the EPA is destroying electricity reliability?

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President Obama, via the Environmental Protection Agency, is set to impose new rules on coal- and gas-fired power plants that will result in closure of many of them, which will, in turn, reduce electricity at a time when the country’s economy and population is expanding New rules are based on questionable science and bad policy By the time the blackouts start, ...

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How the several States can fight Obama’s EPA

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The Obama administration is set to use the Environmental Protection Agency’s rule making authority to bypass Congress – again – and impose regulations on the energy industry that suit the president’s liberal environmental agenda There is a way states can, and should, oppose the new rule The Obama administration is set to use the Environmental Protection Agency’s rule making authority ...

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Vulnerable Democrats Show True Colors on Keystone

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Harry Reid and the rest of the party have jumped on the hypocrite bandwagon with both feet Democrats have now declared that they will push forward the legislation they have been arguing against for several years and allow the Keystone pipeline to be built Obama won’t sign it but pushing for the legislation now makes for good campaigning in Democrat races still ...

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‘Green’ wind power raising electricity rates in states that use it most

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Green energy lobbyists have consistently lied to Americans regarding the benefits of wind power New study founds electricity prices in Texas have gone down, but despite the wind power industry, not because of it Facts contradict the claims that wind power has contributed to lower energy costs in Texa By Charles Greene Green energy lobbyists have consistently lied to Americans ...

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In new China emissions deal, Obama gets little but gives away the store – and millions of U.S. jobs (again)

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Americans are loathe to believe that a president could have dishonorable intentions towards his own country, but the facts are what they are: Obama does consider American interests first and foremost, as this week’s ‘emissions reduction’ agreement with China demonstrates (once again) Americans are loathe to believe that a president could have dishonorable intentions towards his own country. But when that president ...

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