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August 2013

The Jefferson Journal:  Why Restrict Energy Development?

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The Jefferson Journal: Why Restrict Energy Development? —  Oil Sheikhs finance Hollywood movies against it.  HBO "documentaries" are made about it.  TV "news" complains about it.  Opposing it is the latest cause celeb in environmental politics.  What can cause such a commotion?  It is hydraulic fracturing, a process essential to our nation's natural gas future, and the battle over it is now focused right here in Virginia.  (8/26/2013)  Read It Here!

May 2013

Jefferson Institute Responds to Commonwealth Institute Criticism

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Jefferson Institute Responds to Commonwealth Institute Criticism —  Michael Thompson, president of the Thomas Jefferson Institute, responded May 16 to the critical analysis by the left-of-center Commonwealth Institute of the economic plan released by Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli.  "Our analysis shows taht, over five years, fully 58,000 jobs would be created under this plan ..." noted Thompson.  Read the full response here!

May 2013

Jefferson Institute Likes Cuccinelli Tax and Spending Plan

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Jefferson Institute Likes Cuccinelli Tax and Spending Plan — "The Cuccinelli Plan of tax cuts, limiting the growth of the General Fund, and eliminating preferential tax treatment for specific industries in return for a more even-handed approach to tax policy, should encourage investment and job growth at this time," says Mike Thompson, chairman and president of the Thomas Jefferson Institute.  Read His Statement Here!

May 2013

Spend the New Transportation Dollars Wisely!

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Spend the New Transportation Dollars Wisely! —  Passage of the new transportation bill shifts the debate from a question of "Where are we going to get the money?" to "How are we going to spend the money?"  Taxpayers need to make certain the new funds are spent in a way that relieves congestion and grows our economy.  Here are some ideas for doing that.  Read It Here!

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