Gina McCarthy

COF 026: National Federation of Independent Business protests EPA overreach on Clear Water Act

The National Federation of Independent Business is fearing that the Environmental Protection Agency will overreach with an executive order effecting, the Clear Water Act.  Gina McCarthy, Secretary of the Environmental Protection Agency, is about to issue the directive that broadly interprets the Clean Water Act and it could have a ripple effect throughout small business. I…

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COF 025: NYT/CBS poll does not bode well for the left

The latest New York Times/CBS poll does not bode well for the left, entering the midterm elections.  Unless there is a dramatic shift in public opinion, the Democrats should take a beating in the polls this November.  The numbers how the public disapproves of the job President Barack Obama is doing.  They also show that…

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COF 023: David Williams of TPA on ‘Are Members of Congress Overpaid’

“Are members of Congress overpaid?”  That’s the title of a report produced by David Williams and Michi Iljazi of the Taxpayers Protection Alliance.  Williams is president of the alliance, and he joined me on Conservative On Fire to talk about the report.  The numbers are an eye-opener and may explain why millions of dollars are…

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Hans Bader

COF 022: Hans Bader: executive orders complicate business and our lives

The next time someone yells “there ought to be a law,” or “there ought to be a regulation,” they should be required to listen to this podcast interview with Hans Bader, who is a senior attorney at the Competitve Enterprise Institute. We talk about the story Bader wrote for CEI on how an executive order signed…

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