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DOE revisits national interest electric transmission corridors

December 7, 2007

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In October, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) declared two large swaths of the country “National Interest Electric Transmission Corridors” (NIETCs). In these regions, the federal government would have the authority to overrule local and state regulations and control and to grant permits for the construction of transmission lines even over the objections of the […]

Romney gives non-Christians the finger

December 7, 2007

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Today’s Washington Post has an editorial titled “No Freedom Without Religion?” that points out a little phrase I’d not heard about Mitt Romney’s “Kennedy” speech yesterday in Texas. Freedom requires religion, just as religion requires freedom… Americans acknowledge that liberty is a gift of God, not an indulgence of government.