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WSJ Reporter: We’ve Confirmed the Worst – US Intel Truly Was Spying on Trump Camp

05/18/2018 10:36
by Cillian Zeal   A Wednesday piece by The New York Times which details the FBI’s investigation into Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign may have revealed more than intended, at least if a Wall Street Journal reporter who has covered the surveillance previously is correct.  The Journal’s Kimberley Strassel has written about the investigation in the past. In a piece last week, she posited that the FBI may have used a mole in the Trump campaign, particularly given the Department of Justice’s reluctance to turn over information about the informant to congressional investigators. The Times piece revealed more details about the Trump campaign...

New Senior Medicare Program

05/17/2018 09:04
by Anonymous   You're a sick senior citizen and the government says there is no nursing home available for you. So what do you do? Our plan gives anyone 65 years or older a gun and 4 bullets. You are allowed to shoot four Politicians.  Of course, this means you will be sent to prison where you will get three meals a day, a roof over your head, central heating, air conditioning and all the health care you need! Need new teeth? No problem. Need glasses? That's great. Need a new hip, knees, kidney, lungs or heart? They're all covered.  As an added bonus, your kids can come and visit you as often as they do now. And who will be paying for all of this?...

Ending Dependence on Fossil Fuels

05/16/2018 11:43
by Wayne Flaherty   It is not a pipe dream, a fairy story, a science fiction tale or any other form of wishful thinking. Ending dependence on fossil fuels is not only a real possibility, it has been done and is currently the way of life in Kristianstad, Sweden. As you read this, the city and area surrounding Kristianstad uses no oil, natural gas, or coal to heat homes and businesses. Even more startling for this community of 80,000 is their lack of dependence on solar power or wind turbines. Instead they transform the material in their landfill into biogas, a form of methane. Methane is burned to create heat and electricity and can also be refined as a fuel for...
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NEWS & EVENTS


Join Heartland in New Orleans!

A conference promoting America's Energy Freedom


On August 7, The Heartland Institute will host its second America First Energy Conference in New Orleans. The event will mark the advances for Energy Freedom we've helped achieve with President Trump, and how we can all bring about even more victories in the years to come.

We have a VIP-laden program, so register today! Early bird rates end June 8.

 
 
 

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

ALL DAY — 10 panels

and three VIP keynotes

   

Hilton Riverside Hotel

2 Poydras St, New Orleans, Louisiana 70130

 

 

Early Bird registration $99.00 — includes three meals

Preliminary Schedule

The #AFEC2018 schedule is still in the planning stages and subject to change, but our current line-up of proposed panels carry the following working titles:

  • Why CO2 Emissions Are Not Creating a Climate Crisis
  • REINing in the Regulators
  • Fueling Freedom and Prosperity
  • Fiduciary Malpractice: The ‘Sustainable’ Investment Movement
  • Reforming EPA: Lots of Progress, More to Do
  • The Future of Coal, Oil, and Natural Gas
  • Carbon Taxes, Cap & Trade, and Other Bad Ideas
  • Climate Lawsuits Against Energy Companies and the Government
  • Real Collusion: Russia and the Green Movement
  • Reversing the Endangerment Finding

Confirmed Panel Speakers

  • Paul Blair, Americans for Tax Reform
  • Myron Ebell, Competitive Enterprise Institute*
  • Kathleen Hartnett White, Texas Public Policy Institute*
  • Amy Oliver Cooke, Independence Institiute*
  • Ken Cuccinelli, former Virginia Attorney General
  • Peter Ferrara, The Heartland Institute
  • David Legates, Ph.D., University of Delaware
  • Todd Kendall, Compass Lexecon
  • Joe Leimkuhler, LLOG
  • Harry MacDougald, attorney fighting EPA's Endangerment Finding
  • Mark Mathis, Clear Energy Alliance
  • Amanda Maxham, Ph.D., Ayn Rand Institute
  • Steve Milloy, Junkscience.com*
  • Fred Palmer, The Heartland Institute
  • Rachelle Peterson, National Association of Scholars
  • Craig Richardson, Energy & Environment Legal Institute
  • Benjamin Zycher, Ph.D., American Enterprise Institute

* Served on President Trump's transition team.

 

Stay tuned for updates on the schedule in the coming weeks.

Conservatives and libertarians who have worked so hard to develop the ideas and market-based solutions key to the plan have much to celebrate, can play a role in ensuring the victories continue, and must be certain they are not reversed in the future. We are already witnessing positive results from the energy freedom agenda. Now is the time to consolidate and expand these gains.


We hope you will join us for in New Orleans on August 7 for this important and informative event. Go to AmericaFirstEnergy.org for more information on the conference (we're always updating the site) and register today!