The Unregulated Podcast #69: Six More Weeks

This week on The Unregulated Podcast Tom Pyle and Mike McKenna discuss Punxsutawney Phil’s batting average, major February thirds from history, Biden’s increasing ridiculous appointment picks, and more. Links: Sarah Raskin’s Systemic Risk at the Federal Reserve Biden’s false claim that the 2nd Amendment bans cannon ownership Senator Lujan could return to Washington in 4-6 […]

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AEA, CEI Send Joint Letter Opposing Confirmation of Sarah Bloom Raskin to the Federal Reserve

The confirmation of the Biden administration’s choice for Vice-Chair of the Federal Reserve would be a recipe for financial instability. WASHINGTON DC (February 1, 2021) – The American Energy Alliance (AEA), the country’s premier pro-consumer, pro-taxpayer, and free-market energy organization, joined with the Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) in opposition to the confirmation of Sarah Bloom Raskin […]

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Key Vote NO on Nomination of Tracy Stone-Manning

The American Energy Alliance urges all Senators to oppose the nomination of Tracy Stone-Manning for director of the Bureau of Land Management. Stone-Manning has a demonstrated history of environmental radicalism that is disqualifying for the role of BLM director. Her involvement in violent, criminal activism alone should be disqualifying. But beyond that incident Stone-Manning has […]

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Say No To The Bloated “Infrastructure” Deal

After many months of discussion, we now have the text of a bipartisan infrastructure bill which some senators hope to rush through the Senate in just a week. The Democratic Party’s go-it-alone additional spending bill (beyond the regular budget), which they want to pass through reconciliation, is still undrafted, but Speaker Pelosi continues to promise […]

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Key Vote NO on Cloture to Proceed to Infrastructure Vehicle

The American Energy Alliance urges all Senators to oppose cloture on proceeding to the vehicle for the proposed bipartisan infrastructure bill. This announced deal is poor policy and a bad use of taxpayer resources. The subsidies for electric vehicles and charging are not the responsibility of the federal government. The tens of billions of dollars for unneeded […]

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AEA Opposes Hidden Energy Taxes Within Yet-To-Be-Seen Infrastructure Bill, Issues Vote Alert

With no legislative text or details, Democrats and 5 misguided Republicans lay a path for a vote on carbon tariffs. WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 19, 2021) – Today, the American Energy Alliance (AEA), the country’s premier pro-consumer, pro-taxpayer, and free-market energy organization, voiced opposition to efforts by the White House, Democratic leaders, and a handful of Republican […]

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Don’t Collude In Raising Energy Prices

After many months of discussion, votes are expected in the next few weeks on some sort of infrastructure package as well as the first votes on the Democratic Party’s go-it-alone additional spending bill (beyond the regular budget), which they want to pass through reconciliation.  While the administration’s preposterous attempt to define every progressive spending priority […]

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AEA Issues Energy Scorecard Vote Alert for DOI Nominee Deb Haaland

Senators casting votes in support of Rep. Haaland for Interior Secretary will earn a negative mark on AEA’s Energy Scorecard. WASHINGTON DC (March 15, 2021) – Today, the American Energy Alliance (AEA), the country’s premier pro-consumer, pro-taxpayer, and free-market energy organization, issued a vote alert to members of the U.S. Senate that the organization would […]

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