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During his campaign, then-Candidate Obama promised to usher in a new era of transparency. Americans, he said, would finally be welcomed in to the world government. They would be able to see what really goes on in Washington. Speaking of health care reform, Mr. Obama said:
Today, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Julius Genachowski announced that the Commission will issue a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to examine the possibility of new regulations to ensure open access to the internet. The proposed rules will examine the issue of “net neutrality,” codifying and expanding existing policies on internet regulations.
First, a little background on Lord Monckton. He was a Maggie Thatcher adviser. He's an environmental policy wonk of the highest order, and a master of converting knowledge to action. He sued to prevent Al Gore's "An Inconvenient Truth" from being forced into British classrooms... and won. The judge ordered that 9 serious inaccuracies in the film be corrected. Lord Mockton travels the globe to educate people on the myth of global warming.
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This morning, FreedomWorks joined a coalition made up of 20 groups representing the concerns of millions of Americans and also sent a KEY VOTE notice to Senators on Capitol Hill asking them to vote "NO" on cloture for S.
New Report Highlights Harmful Effects of Climate Change Legislation
Today, Senators Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) and Kit Bond (R-Mo.) released a report analyzing the likely effects of the Waxman-Markey energy bill passed by the House of Representatives in June. The report provides an analysis of aspects of the bill that have previously gone overlooked: Increased fuel prices and their effect on consumers. Up until now, analysis of Waxman-Markey has focused on electricity prices and ignored the harm caused by higher fuel costs. According to the report, Waxman-Markey will increase fuel costs by more than $3.6 trillion over the life of the bill.
In a display of arrogance and racial politics shocking even for this administration, President Obama's Justice Department recently invalidated the will of an overwhelming majority of voters in Kinston, NC to make city elections non-partisan.From the Washington Times: