Sunday, June 16, 2019

Bigger Pie Forum

Mississippi’s pension system improves, but unfunded liability still tops $14 billion

Thanks to some improved returns on its investments, the Public Employees’ Retirement System of Mississippi is in better shape, according to the newest financial...

The Oil Price Swoon Won’t Stop the Shale Boom

“The recent drop in oil prices won’t derail the shale drilling in southwest Mississippi or Texas or Pennsylvania or North Dakota. Driven by advances...

The Last Anti-Fat Crusaders

"'The change of heart at the USDA about past nutrition guidelines should be a cautionary tale for those at the EPA and their siren...

The Other Senate Nuclear Option

The midterms might mean finally ending Harry Reid’s blockade of Yucca Mountain.

THE GERMAN DISEASE: COMING SOON TO A COUNTRY NEAR YOU?

Looks like the German Disease is coming to south east Mississippi thanks to Mississippi Power's high cost electricity from lignite.

Summary of Independent Monitor's critical report regarding the Kemper project

Company said Kemper COULD have a catastrophic explosion... But, not to worry...

State auditor points out flaws in MAEP formula

Great article that demonstrates the need for policy and regulation to be clear and specific to prevent abuse and mischief.

Could the Kemper plant explode?

There are good reasons to be concerned that the Kemper County Lignite Plant under con-struction by Mississippi Power could explode if started up. So,...

Republicans to Investigate Environmental Group’s Influence on Carbon Rule

Did the EPA farm out the Carbon Rules to lobbyists like the President farmed out Affordable Care to Nancy Pelosi? ...

QUOTE OF THE DAY

As we were saying about government funded "research."POSTED ON <span class="entry-date" style="color: #888888; font-family: Ubuntu, arial, serif; font-size: 0.8em;...