Archives for November 3, 2014

NOAA Report Destroys Global Warming Link To Extreme Weather

Sci­en­tists at the Nation­al Ocean­ic and Atmos­pher­ic Admin­is­tra­tion have demol­ished claims by glob­al warm­ing activists that glob­al warm­ing caused or wors­ened many extreme weath­er events last year. Accord­ing to NOAA’s new pub­li­ca­tion, Explain­ing Extremes of 2013 from a Cli­mate Per­spec­tive, there is no dis­cernible con­nec­tion between glob­al warm­ing and 2013 extreme weath­er events such as the […]

Property Rights at Stake in EPA’s Water Power Grab

Thanks to the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment, it soon may become far more dif­fi­cult to use and enjoy pri­vate prop­er­ty. The Envi­ron­men­tal Pro­tec­tion Agency and the Army Corps of Engi­neers want to make a water—and land—grab that should scare every­one. Under the Clean Water Act, the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment has juris­dic­tion over “nav­i­ga­ble waters,” which the statute further […]