Written by Robert Murphy
Federal policies promoting ethanol are inefficient at any time, but they are particularly harmful to consumers in the midst of a severe drought. The EPA’s schedule of minimum targets for ethanol in the nation’s fuel mix, has caused some 40 percent of the nation’s corn harvest to be used for feeding ...
Written by Mark J. Fitzgibbons
A farmer zoning matter involving a bullying, lawbreaking bureaucrat, and featuring the "pitchfork protest" in Northern Virginia's Fauquier County on August 2 has gained an unusual amount of national attention, and for good reason.
Smitty at The Other McCain was there and writes,
Written by Right Side News
Federal Government May Soon Require "Black Boxes" in Cars
Big Brother May Ride in Your Car With You
Will Record Where You Go and When, Plus How Fast and How Well You Drive
Washington, DC - Possibly coming soon to a new car near you - mandatory tracking and recording of your automobile usage.
Written by Marlo Lewis
Today, Rep. Jim McDermott (D-Wash.) introduced the “Managed Carbon Price Act of 2012â€³ (MCP), a bill imposing a tax on carbon dioxide-equivalent greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from producers of coal, oil, and natural gas, refineries, and other covered sources. The MCP has roughly the ...
Written by John C.K. Daly of Oilprice.com
Seventeen months after the earthquake and tsunami that destroyed the Tokyo Electric Power Company's six-reactor complex at its Fukushima Daiichi, discussions continue about the possible effects of the radiation "dusting" the prefecture's inhabitants received, and their consequences.
Written by Deroy Murdock
Sacrificing taxpayer dollars on the altar of green ideology is destroying our economy
“We’ll invest $15 billion a year over the next decade in renewable energy, creating five million new green jobs that pay well, can’t be outsourced, and help end our dependence on foreign oil,” candidate ...
Written by Right Side News
Protest Set for Fauquier Zoning Hearing
Warrenton, VA--July 25 At an August 2 hearing before the Fauquier County Board of Zoning Appeals, farmers, their supporters and patrons will appear with symbolic ‘pitchforks’ to protest the County’s recent attacks on family farms and local wineries, and ...
Written by Rick Buchanan
Right Side News ran "Fauquier Cites Farmer for Farming" by Rick Buchanan which brought a great deal of attention to the county's local zoning ordinance.
Just what is going on here in Fauquier County? The truth behind the “event” citationsthat has a Paris farmer pushing out her hard earned ...
Written by Tom DeWeese
Those who are determined to impose global governance on the rest of us have made great sport out of attacking anyone who dares oppose their plans. They have attacked those who challenge their claims of global warming by calling for “Nuremburg-style” show trials. Al Gore has actually called for ...