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Category Archives: Environmental Protection Agency

Climate Change Group Wants $500K To Carve Trump’s Face Into Glacier To Watch It Melt

A climate change group from Finland wants to raise a half a million dollars so they can carve president Donald Trump’s face into the side of a glacier.  Other than defacing glaciers, the group says they’d just watch the carved face melt. The glacial art project, spearheaded by the Finland-based group Melting Ice, has been […]

These Are The Top 5 Legislative Issues That Could Force The Next Government Shutdown

House Republicans successfully managed to kick the can down the road (if only for two weeks) when they managed to pass a two-week extension last week of the continuing resolution that had been funding the government since September. But after overcoming obstacles created by Democrats and conservative Republicans – with each camp pushing for priorities […]

A. Gary Shilling: Trump Deserves Some Credit For The Surge In Stocks

Authored by A. Gary Shilling via Bloomberg.com, Less regulation is one campaign promise made by the president that is coming true… Reducing government regulation is tough. It’s resisted by all those who benefit, including government employees who administer the many programs. Every president since Jimmy Carter has attempted to lower the cost of regulation. At […]

Trump Administration Issues Report Concluding That Climate Change Is Real And Man-Made

“This assessment concludes, based on extensive evidence, that it is extremely likely that human activities, especially emissions of greenhouse gases, are the dominant cause of the observed warming since the mid-20th century. For the warming over the last century, there is no convincing alternative explanation supported by the extent of the observational evidence.:     […]

Global Bond Rout Accelerates Even As Dollar Rally Fizzles

In a continuation of trading patterns observed over the previous two days, on Thursday the global bond rout deepened in the aftermath of the release of President Trump’s tax-cut plan, Janet Yellen’s recent hawkish comments and renewed optimism over the health of the U.S. economy. While global stocks were mostly mixed as investors tried to […]

Michael Moore Melts Down (Again): “This Guy’s Going To Get Us All Killed”

Michael Moore, the controversial documentary filmmaker who infamously predicted Trump’s victory when everyone else was saying it was impossible and then proceeded to have numerous public nervous breakdowns as a result, is once again back in the public spotlight with a new prediction: “[Trump’s] going to get us all killed.” The comments came courtesy of […]

Pop Goes The Car Bubble… And It May Not Be a Bad Thing

Authored by Eric Peters via EricPetersAutos.com, Almost every negative thing happening in the car business – in particular, ludicrous technical complexity for the sake of electronic gimmickry and also to cope with diminishing returns from federal “safety” and emissions mandates – could be gotten under control by the simple expedient of cutting off the monopoly […]

Watch Live: Sean Spicer Tells The Press To ‘Forget Paris’

Updates: Not surprisingly, the very first question of the day came from a reporter at ABC who asked Scott Pruitt the following: “I’m hoping you can clear this up once and for all.  Yes or no, does the President believe that climate change is real and a threat to the United States?”  EPA chief Scott […]

Trump Has Reportedly Decided To Pull Out Of Paris Climate Accord

In yet another blow to President Obama’s utopian legacy, Axios is reporting that two sources with direct knowledge of the decision confirm President Trump has made his decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord. Having tweeted last week – after upsetting Merkel et al. at the G7… I will make my final decision on […]

Here Are The 66 Programs That Trump’s Budget Eliminates

President Trump's fiscal 2018 budget proposal would completely eliminate 66 federal programs, for a savings of $26.7 billion.  As The Hill reports, some of the programs would receive funding for 2018 as part of a phasing-out plan. Here are the programs the administration wants on the chopping block… Agriculture Department — $855 million McGovern-Dole International […]