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Image of the Day: Electric Vehicle Irrationality

As Congress considers the so-called "Clean Future Act," which would unfairly allow utilities to pass the cost of electric vehicle charging stations that overwhelmingly benefit the rich to all utility customers, it's worth highlighting how even the New York Times acknowledges how impossible "Green New Deal" dreams for EVs really are:

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May 05, 2021 • 08:49 PM

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CFIF Submits Formal Comment on NIST Proposed Rule Regarding Bayh-Dole Act of 1980
By CFIF Staff
Monday, April 12 2021
Last week, the Center for Indvidiual Freedom (CFIF) submitted a formal Comment with the U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on its Proposed Rule regarding the Bayh-Dole Act of 1980, which granted universities, nonprofit organizations and small business the right to patent and license inventions funded partly by federal funding.  The Economist magazine called the Bayh-Dole Act "Possibly the most inspired piece of legislation to be enacted in America over the past half century," and rightfully so.  It unleashed…
 
Moving the MLB All-Star Game to Denver Makes Zero Sense
Major League Baseball is moving its 2021 All-Star Game from Atlanta, Georgia, to Coors Field in Denver…
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California’s “Net Neutrality” Law Already Raising Alarm by Imperiling Veterans
Well, things promptly took an ugly turn out in California, as they often do.   It’s…
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Wealthy and Woke
Ed Bastian made $17 million in 2019 as chief executive officer of Delta Airlines, Georgia's largest employer.…
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Justice Thomas: Sooner or Later, Courts Will Rule on Social Media
It started as one of those ridiculous controversies of the Trump era. In May and June 2017, then-President…
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The Media's All-In Campaign to Destroy the Filibuster
As we speak, there is no bill on the congressional docket that would provide Democrats an excuse to blow…
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The 10 Radical New Rules That Are Changing America
There are 10 new ideas that are changing America, maybe permanently. 1) Money is a construct. It can…
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Biden's FDR Delusion
In early March, President Joe Biden met with a group of seven historians in the East Room of the White…
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No to DC Statehood
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As we pass the otherwise grim one-year coronavirus pandemic milestone, perhaps the most remarkable bright…
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China Continues to Show Its Contempt for the U.S.
Last week in Anchorage, Alaska, Chinese diplomats dressed down Secretary of State Antony Blinken and…
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