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A Petrochemical Boom Could Go Bust with More Trade Tariffs

*The op-ed below originally appeared in Morning Consult on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 One of America’s major strengths when it comes to the economy and global trade is our petrochemical industry, which produces the building blocks used in manufacturing supply...

/ October 16, 2018

Obama’s Folly Part II – The Myth of a Great Leap Forward via Mandating an Alternative Energy Economy

A previous Primer post highlighted the folly of the President’s illusory “deal” with China on greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Unfortunately, the outsourcing of American jobs is not the only flaw in the President’s extreme, expensive energy agenda. Another predominant misconception is...

/ January 16, 2015

Obama’s Folly: Part I – Crouching President, Hidden Chinese Dragon

President Obama’s “landmark” climate (non)deal with China has attracted much attention over the last few weeks, particularly in regards to what the agreement means for this week’s climate meeting in Lima and the prospects of a United Nations greenhouse gas...

/ December 4, 2014