Former First Lady Laura Bush has increased her focus on environmental issues. The Dallas Morning News reports on Mrs. Bush’s work here.
This week, we go way back to our Founding Fathers. In The Federalist Papers (No. 63), the following quote is attributed to Alexander Hamilton: “…liberty may be endangered by the abuses of liberty as by the abuses power.” We often speak of every right being married to a responsibility. Here, Hamilton foreshadows the American conservation [...]
Why is our “Cleaner, Here, Now” position on energy critical to the United States and the world? Read the new report from the United States National Climate Assessment Advisory Committee. The report predicts average temperatures could rise 9 to 15 degrees over present temperatures. Imagine the changes to your immediate world and the world overall [...]
There is a lot of hype about fracking right now. Major motion pictures, radical far-left environmental groups, and the odd celebrity all add to public confusion and mis-information. The National Review just published a piece titled, “Who’s Afraid of Fracking?” that adds a dose of reality to the discussion. To read it, click The National [...]
“Finally, I would suggest that this new body must anticipate new problems even as it focuses on present ones. It is not enough that it provide answers to the questions we are asking today. It must also pose the new questions which will face us tomorrow.” Richard M. Nixon’s statement on the creation of the [...]