Regulations and regulators

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Right to Repair: Will Corporate Concessions Suffice?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 25/04/2022 - 8:50pm in

Some companies have apparently embraced a limited right to repair. Federal and state legislation is still necessary.

Various Covid Updates

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 23/04/2022 - 8:34pm in

Some Covid news, not encouraging but not yet alarming.

The Energy Transition Has A Major Metals Problem

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 22/04/2022 - 6:57pm in

Green energy requires significant amounts of metals like lithium, cobalt, nickel, copper and manganese. Current supplies aren't adequate.

DOJ Files Perfunctory Appeal to Revive Travel Mask Mandate

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 21/04/2022 - 7:41pm in

The CDC, which requested the mask mandate appeal, said "an order....remains necessary for the public health."

CDC Delenda Est

More on why the CDC is beyond redemption.

Outdated Energy Grid Poses Existential Threat to the Renewable Revolution

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 19/04/2022 - 8:28pm in

Green energy skeptics cite batteries as a potential constraint on greater EV use. The electrical grid is another possible choke point.

Activists Decry Biden’s ‘Reckless’ Resumption of Fossil Fuel Leases on Public Lands

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 17/04/2022 - 8:50pm in

Biden broke yet another campaign pledge Friday and announced his administration will resume fossil fuel lease sales for public lands.  

Sanders Hails Growing Union Movement as Threat to ‘Oligarchy and Corporate Greed’

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 05/04/2022 - 11:55pm in

As Sanders celebrates the Amazon union victory, some billionaire overlords are getting testy.

Business Groups Thwart Senate Confirmation of David Weil to Key Labor Department Post

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 04/04/2022 - 1:55am in

Gang of three Democratic senators thwart confirmation of David Weil to key Labor Department post.