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Pity Barack Obama

November 06, 2014, 10:11 AM
The Obama Watch A pariah in his own time. By Ross Kaminsky – 11.5.14 Poor Barack Obama. For him, campaigning is “fun.” But for the last few months, almost…

Powerful Green Lobby Defeated In US Midterm Elections - Climate Change Dispatch

November 06, 2014, 10:08 AM
Written by Dr. Benny Peiser, GWPF on 05 November 2014. For Tom Steyer and other environmentalists, $85 million wasn’t enough to help Democrats keep the Senate…

Inhofe now the most powerful Environmental Senator - Climate Change Dispatch

November 06, 2014, 10:08 AM
Written by CCD Editor on 05 November 2014. Though the article is not exactly a ringing endorsement and uses the pejorative term ‘denier’ to describe the…

Yes, even in Virginia, it was a Republican wave | WashingtonExaminer.com

November 05, 2014, 12:54 AM
Quite a striking Republican victory tonight. Republicans entered the Senate races ahead in eight Democratic-held seats and within 1 point in two others. At this…

Read My Bits: No New Taxes (Permanently)

November 04, 2014, 4:42 PM
At midnight on October 31, Congress’s long-standing moratorium on state Internet taxation expires, freeing state and local governments to tax online access and…

This Was An Election About A Failed Presidency

November 04, 2014, 1:07 PM
As President Obama watches the returns this evening, it will be with the building resentment of an executive closer to the end than the beginning. From…

Big bad Title II and the FTC’s digital huntsmen – A Halloween story

October 31, 2014, 8:17 AM
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Title II Reclassification and the Price Regulation of Retail Broadband Services...

October 30, 2014, 2:47 PM
Last month, Larry Spiwak and I published a paper entitled Tariffing the Internet: Pricing Implications of Classifying Broadband as a Title II Telecommunications…

Verizon warns FCC could violate law

October 30, 2014, 2:20 PM
By Julian Hattem - 10/30/14 10:20 AM EDT Verizon this week offered its most thorough analysis so far on why the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) would…

How Much Tax?

October 30, 2014, 1:54 PM
As I and others have recently noted, if the Federal Communications Commission reclassifies broadband Internet access as a “telecommunications” service,…

Companies shouldn’t cave in to the demands of climate change activists

October 29, 2014, 10:46 AM
The writer was chief executive of Hewlett Packard from 1999 to 2005. In recent months, the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has been under siege by…

Millennials abandon Democratic sinking ship

October 29, 2014, 9:22 AM
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Are Environmental Regulations Causing US Utility Bills to Surge?

October 29, 2014, 9:19 AM
Naureen S. Malik and Harry R. Weber, Bloomberg October 29, 2014 | NEW YORK — U.S. electricity markets face years of higher prices as clean-air regulations shut…

Climate Dialogue: influence of the sun on climate

October 28, 2014, 8:07 AM
by Judith Curry Climate Dialogue has a very interesting discussion What will happen during a new Maunder Minimum? This is my favorite Climate Dialogue so far.…

Global Warming's Shark Jumping Moment

October 22, 2014, 10:41 AM
Weeeeeeeeeeeeeee! Travel day today, so something light and airy—and incomplete. President Obama, presumably sacrificing a tee time, went to keyboard and typed…

Section 10 forbearance offers no easy path to 'Title II Lite'

October 22, 2014, 10:10 AM
By Lawrence J. Spiwak, contributor As the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) struggles to write new net neutrality rules, the agency is coming under…

If the Internet is Working Well, Don’t Add New Regulations | MIT Technology Review

October 22, 2014, 9:56 AM
David Farber Demands for network neutrality have reached fever pitch in Washington, D.C., as many voices stress the need for the Federal Communications

Tax Consequences of Net Neutrality

October 22, 2014, 9:56 AM
Would the Federal Communications Commission expose broadband Internet access services to tax rates of at least 16.6% of every dollar spent on international and…

Minimum Wage Backfire

October 22, 2014, 9:55 AM
If there’s a silver lining for McDonald’s in Tuesday’s dreadful earnings report, it is that perhaps union activists will begin to understand that the fast-food…