Peter Van Voorhis

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EPA: Solar panels increased toxic greenhouse gas emissions

(Maggie Huber/The Courier-Journal via AP)

According to a new study released by the federal government, toxic greenhouse gas emissions are on the rise as a result of solar panel manufacturing. The greenhouse gas in question, Nitrogen trifluoride (NF3), is one of the principal chemicals used to manufacture solar panels, and is 17,200 times more potent than C02. Over the past […]

Beach vacations for the poor? California is going off the deep end

Rich Pedroncelli/Associated Press

This week, California lawmakers introduced a new bill that will use taxpayer dollars to help low-income residents go on beach vacations. This is not simply an abuse of tax money — it is a perfect representation of how far California has drifted away politically from the rest of America. The legislation, introduced by Democrat Lorena […]

Trump’s executive order kills regulations: Massive win for millennials

Associated Press

Government regulation cost the American economy over $2,000,000,000,000 dollars in 2015, according to The Heritage Foundation. Despite President Obama’s rhetoric of fighting for America’s youth, his regulation state has caused immense harm to my generation. It’s about time that we had a President who took this issue seriously, and who backs up his views with […]

Millennials should celebrate Trump’s executive order on ObamaCare

(Associated Press)

Hours after his inauguration, President Trump signed an executive order “to seek the prompt repeal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.” In doing so, he instructed federal agencies “to delay the implementation of any provision or requirement of the Act that would impose a fiscal burden,” as well as several other directives to […]