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Experts React to Kasich’s Refusal to Extend Freeze on Ohio’s Alternative Energy Standard

H. Sterling Burnett, Isaac Orr, Jay Lehr, Tim Benson, Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) yesterday vetoed a bill that would have made compliance with the state’s renewable energy standards – the Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) – optional for the next two years.  The following statements from energy policy experts at The Heartland Institute –

In Draft Platform, Democrats Bare Their Souls (And Teeth)

Tim Benson, Political platforms are not meant to be taken as anything other than aspirational documents. They make a brief appearance at party conventions and then sit on a shelf and collect dust for four years until the next presidential election comes along. One of the few things platforms do accomplish is they put on