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Europe’s Carmakers Seek Delay In EU’s Costly CO2 Rules

The European auto industry has asked the European Union (EU) to delay the implementation of its CO2 emissions rules because the impact of the coronavirus is causing short-term mayhem in the industry. The rules start this year, get harsher in…

The coronavirus pandemic versus the climate change emergency | TheHill – The Hill

Protecting public health was a core function of governments long before the expansion of the state in the 20th century. “Great fears of the sickenesses here in the City, it being said that two or three houses are already shut…

Calls Grow To End ‘Plastic Bag Bans’ To Help Stem Pandemic

Mindless virtue signaling doesn’t fare well in a real crisis. As the nation and the world confronts a deadly pandemic, and citizens, businesses, and governments do all they can to tamp down the spread of the coronavirus, some useless measures…

Pelosi Retreats On Using Relief Bill For Green Goodies, Pork

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi beat a retreat Tuesday from the massive coronavirus wish list of Green New Deal projects, immigration measures and other non-virus changes she and fellow Democrats had proposed just hours earlier. She signaled in several television interviews…

Dems Derail Relief Bill To Peddle Green New Deal Agenda

The great American layoff is history in the making. Nothing like this response to a pandemic scare has ever before happened in American history on such a massive scale. Americans are willingly cooperating with the unprecedented mandate of “social distancing”…

McConnell Rips Dems For Stuffing COVID-19 Relief Bill With Green Pork, More

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell blasted Democrats on Monday for failing to come to a deal with Republicans regarding a phase-three coronavirus stimulus bill. “Tax credits for solar energy and wind energy. Provisions to force employers to give special new…