Environment (page 117)

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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    A proposal to define marriage within the North Carolina Constitution occupied much of lawmakers’ time during this month’s special legislative session. You’ll hear arguments for and against a proposed constitutional amendment, along with analysis from Rick Henderson, during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Roy Cordato will…
    Mitch Kokai, September 23, 2011
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    Obama keeps a promise: Will global warming alarmists rejoice?

    Who could forget President Obama’s promise that his historic 2008 election would cause the oceans to stop rising and the planet to start healing? David Freddoso hasn’t forgotten. Of course, this immediately became the butt of many conservatives’ jokes. But who’s laughing…
    Mitch Kokai, September 22, 2011
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    American Jobs Act: Greens looking for green

    President Obama’s “American Jobs Act” includes a provision that requires states to “give priority to the use of green [building] practices.” PART I – ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS SEC. 225. STATE AND LOCAL APPLICATIONS. (F) a description of how the State will give priority to the use…
    Terry Stoops, September 15, 2011
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    Heartland’s James Taylor exposes Huntsman’s “98% of climate scientists agree” claim

    In last week’s Republican presidential debate sponsored by MSNBC and Politico, candidate John Huntsman, the only serious Al Gorite in the Republican presidential field, claimed that there is a 98% percent consensus among climate scientists on the issue of global warming. So the question arises, what was he referring to.
    Roy Cordato, September 14, 2011
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    Still crazy after all these years

    In recent days, you might have wondered: What’s the next 9/11? Al Gore has an idea, according to Newsweek. All told, Hurricane Irene killed 43 people in the United States, and estimates of the damage range up to $20 billion.
    Mitch Kokai, September 13, 2011
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    This week’s Carolina Journal Online Friday interview features Donna Martinez’s conversation with Jenna Ashley Robinson of the Pope Center for Higher Education Policy about the myth of the $1 million college earnings advantage. Roy Cordato’s guest Daily Journal punctures myths about sustainable growth.
    Mitch Kokai, September 9, 2011
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    David Bass’ latest Carolina Journal Online report focuses on the N.C. Center for the Advancement of Teaching’s plan for coping with state budget cuts. John Hood’s Daily Journal offers an apology to Mother Earth.
    Mitch Kokai, August 29, 2011
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    Some left-leaning groups have touted in recent weeks a study suggesting that higher tax rates have little to no impact on people’s decisions to stay or leave a particular state. Fergus Hodgson explains why they’re wrong in the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Roy Cordato offers us…
    Mitch Kokai, August 26, 2011