Last summer, the White House acknowledged that biomass-generated energy is not carbon neutral. This recognition, however, didn’t stop Congress from affirming the environmental benefits of using biomass-generated energy. In fact, the congressional action put biomass in the same renewable category as wind and solar. Though renewable energy has been lauded as clean and the answer… read more

Last summer, the White House acknowledged that biomass-generated energy is not carbon neutral. This recognition, however, didn’t stop Congress from affirming the environmental benefits of using biomass-generated energy. In fact, the congressional action put biomass in the same renewable category as wind and solar. Though renewable energy has been lauded as clean and the answer… read more

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  Although surgeons have been performing total joint replacements for at least a hundred years, many of the most remarkable advances have emerged in just the past decade. New artificial joint materials, surgical techniques, and treatment protocols have transformed what was once a brutal surgery with significant recovery time into a far more manageable procedure… read more

  Although surgeons have been performing total joint replacements for at least a hundred years, many of the most remarkable advances have emerged in just the past decade. New artificial joint materials, surgical techniques, and treatment protocols have transformed what was once a brutal surgery with significant recovery time into a far more manageable procedure… read more

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A new study shows that a New York housing measure awaiting action from Governor Andrew Cuomo could cost participants of the short-term rental service Airbnb almost $500 million in gross revenue in a year.

A new study shows that a New York housing measure awaiting action from Governor Andrew Cuomo could cost participants of the short-term rental service Airbnb almost $500 million in gross revenue in a year.

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The sliver of the Republican Party that supports action on climate change wasn’t happy with oil and gas executive Harold Hamm’s speech at the Republican National Convention, but they weren’t surprised, either. Bob Inglis, a former Republican congressman who publicly advocates for a revenue-neutral carbon tax, called Hamm’s speech an “all-of-the-below” approach to energy policy… read more

The sliver of the Republican Party that supports action on climate change wasn’t happy with oil and gas executive Harold Hamm’s speech at the Republican National Convention, but they weren’t surprised, either. Bob Inglis, a former Republican congressman who publicly advocates for a revenue-neutral carbon tax, called Hamm’s speech an “all-of-the-below” approach to energy policy… read more

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CLEVELAND — If you’re a third-party presidential candidate with marginal name recognition among the general public, what better place to generate buzz about your campaign than at an event where 15,000 journalists have converged, all looking for an interesting story?

CLEVELAND — If you’re a third-party presidential candidate with marginal name recognition among the general public, what better place to generate buzz about your campaign than at an event where 15,000 journalists have converged, all looking for an interesting story?

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After a flag-burning protest devolved into a melee on Wednesday, a Cleveland police officer helped an arrested protester wipe the sweat from his brow.

After a flag-burning protest devolved into a melee on Wednesday, a Cleveland police officer helped an arrested protester wipe the sweat from his brow.

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The past year’s display of economic populism has brought Republicans and Democrats at the rank-and-file level to find unexpected common cause on issues where they once strongly disagreed, such as trade policy and high-risk investing in the banking sector. That agreement does not extend to Democrats’ efforts to block current financial executives from serving in positions on… read more

The past year’s display of economic populism has brought Republicans and Democrats at the rank-and-file level to find unexpected common cause on issues where they once strongly disagreed, such as trade policy and high-risk investing in the banking sector. That agreement does not extend to Democrats’ efforts to block current financial executives from serving in positions on… read more

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When is the last time you read a mainstream press story about Republicans agreeing on important issue? Sadly, the press loves writing stories about Republican infighting and the flurry of reporting about intra-Republican skirmishes is obscuring a much more important development on its tax reform provisions. Last week, I had the honor of serving on… read more

When is the last time you read a mainstream press story about Republicans agreeing on important issue? Sadly, the press loves writing stories about Republican infighting and the flurry of reporting about intra-Republican skirmishes is obscuring a much more important development on its tax reform provisions. Last week, I had the honor of serving on… read more

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  How many times has this happened to you? Your phone rings – home or mobile – and the number looks vaguely familiar so you answer the call.  It’s not a friend, family member, or a trusted place of business.  No, it’s a pre-recorded message of some sort. It’s a robocall. Robocalls, those automated unsolicited… read more

  How many times has this happened to you? Your phone rings – home or mobile – and the number looks vaguely familiar so you answer the call.  It’s not a friend, family member, or a trusted place of business.  No, it’s a pre-recorded message of some sort. It’s a robocall. Robocalls, those automated unsolicited… read more

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CLEVELAND — Hillary Clinton is a grandma who is subjected to ridicule for her clothing and even her figure, judging by the street vendors hawking wares here at the Republican National Convention.

CLEVELAND — Hillary Clinton is a grandma who is subjected to ridicule for her clothing and even her figure, judging by the street vendors hawking wares here at the Republican National Convention.

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Lawmakers in both parties are maintaining a focus on opioids one week after sending the first major legislation addressing the increase in drug-abuse deaths to the White House. As expected, Republicans are hitting the campaign trail and praising the bill. Democrats, while praising the bill, are taking steps aimed at more action. Some Republicans agree that there is more… read more

Lawmakers in both parties are maintaining a focus on opioids one week after sending the first major legislation addressing the increase in drug-abuse deaths to the White House. As expected, Republicans are hitting the campaign trail and praising the bill. Democrats, while praising the bill, are taking steps aimed at more action. Some Republicans agree that there is more… read more

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Amid the drama of campaign politics, protests and a would-be delegate push, some are trading demonstrations for surrealism. These two joined cereal mascot Tony the Tiger, who is apparently running for president, in sounding the convention’s weird notes.

Amid the drama of campaign politics, protests and a would-be delegate push, some are trading demonstrations for surrealism. These two joined cereal mascot Tony the Tiger, who is apparently running for president, in sounding the convention’s weird notes.

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The Republican Party’s policy platform has a lot in it to energize the tech community. It  calls for expanding broadband deployment nationwide, providing more spectrum for wireless development, strengthening digital privacy, and modernizing aging government information technology. But the Republicans’ calls for harsher immigration policies, combined with a lack of engagement from Donald Trump, are overshadowing… read more

The Republican Party’s policy platform has a lot in it to energize the tech community. It  calls for expanding broadband deployment nationwide, providing more spectrum for wireless development, strengthening digital privacy, and modernizing aging government information technology. But the Republicans’ calls for harsher immigration policies, combined with a lack of engagement from Donald Trump, are overshadowing… read more

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During a Presidential election cycle, facts are often the first casualty. Avik Roy argues that the GOP needs a “clear plan to tackle the high and rising price of branded prescription drugs.” He calls it a Republican “blind spot.” And he’s right – but for the wrong reasons. According to Roy, “Even 66 percent of… read more

During a Presidential election cycle, facts are often the first casualty. Avik Roy argues that the GOP needs a “clear plan to tackle the high and rising price of branded prescription drugs.” He calls it a Republican “blind spot.” And he’s right – but for the wrong reasons. According to Roy, “Even 66 percent of… read more

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CLEVELAND – When Indiana Gov. Mike Pence addresses delegates here on Wednesday evening, he would do well to highlight his efforts to lower taxes and balance the budget in his home state, according to a new Morning Consult survey.

CLEVELAND – When Indiana Gov. Mike Pence addresses delegates here on Wednesday evening, he would do well to highlight his efforts to lower taxes and balance the budget in his home state, according to a new Morning Consult survey.

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