Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI) backs ending crude export ban

June 2, 2015 Cardigan 0

WashingtonExaminer: House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton publicly endorsed crude oil exports for the first time Tuesday, adding another influential lawmaker to a growing list who want to end the 40-year-old ban. “Oil exports can be a win for the American people and [Read More]

Hamas-Affiliated Group Wins Seat on UN Body

June 2, 2015 Cardigan 0

IPT: A United Nations (UN) committee on Monday awarded “observer” status to a UK-based Palestinian organization, which advocates for Israel’s destruction, Fox Newsreports. The Palestinian Return Centre (PRC), which allegedly serves as a Hamas front, earned the important designation on the UN Committee on Non-Governmental [Read More]

On Internet privatization

June 2, 2015 Cardigan 0

WashingtonExaminer: Commerce Department officials think they’re making headway on Capitol Hill with the Obama administration’s plans to follow through with a Clinton-era directive to privatize certain Internet management functions, even as the House readies to again delay the move. Last March, the Commerce Department said [Read More]

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