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Delaware's 40-year experiment: pro-growth vs. anti-growth policies

Delaware's 40-year experiment: pro-growth vs. anti-growth policies By Charlie Copeland (pictured) Center for Analysis of Delaware's Economy & Government Spending January 21, 2022     In 1980, the US and Delaware economies were in shambles. Forty years later, at the end of 2020, the US and De...
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Virginia, your “green new deal” price tag is showing

Virginia, your "green new deal" price tag is showing   By David T. Stevenson, Director Center for Energy & Environmental Policy January 18, 2022     (Note: this release is a companion piece to a recent article about Delaware's real and proven n...
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Imagine Delaware with no in-state electric power generation

Imagine Delaware with no in-state electric power generation By David T. Stevenson, Director Center for Energy & Environmental Policy December 21, 2021 (updated January 11, 2022)     Delaware generated 78% of its electricity in-state a decade ago, but it will like...
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Hybrid vehicles a better option than full battery powered vehicles

Hybrid vehicles a better option than full battery powered vehicles By David T. Stevenson, Director Center for Energy and Environmental Policy December 14, 2021     Let's assume you want to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions with your choice of the vehicle y...
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COMMENTARY: Healthcare in Delaware can be improved

Healthcare in Delaware can be improved By C.D. Casscells, MD (pictured) Director of the Center for Health Policy (Originally published on Sunday, December 12, 2021 by Delaware State News.)     For multiple decades the people of Delaware have had limited access to healthcare at an expensive...
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Multistate carbon tax scheme on gasoline collapses

Multistate carbon tax scheme on gasoline collapses By David T. Stevenson Director of the Center for Energy & Environmental Policy November 19, 2021     A dozen states have been considering a tax on carbon dioxide emissions from gasoline and diesel fuel, starting at ...
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The Beat Goes On

The Beat Goes On Delawareans per capita incomes trend continues the nine-year record of being lower than the national average   by Charlie Copeland, Co-Director Center for Analysis of Delaware's Economy & Government Spending October 12, 2021    ...
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100% Wind and Solar. 100% WRONG

100% Wind and Solar. 100% WRONG   By David T. Stevenson, Director Center for Energy & Environmental Policy October 8, 2021       Proposed legislation nationally and in some states would establish a requirement 100% of electricity be generated fr...
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Congestion in Sussex County

Congestion in Sussex County Co-authored by: Dr. John Stapleford, Co-Director, Center for Analysis of Delaware's Economy & Government Spending and John Toedtman, Executive Director Released: October 1, 2021     In Memoriam: this report was co-authored by our...
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The Success Sequence offers a long-term solution to Delaware violence

The "Success Sequence" offers a long-term solution to Delaware violence   by Charlie Copeland, Co-Director Center for Analysis of Delaware's Economy & Government Spending September 27, 2021     Delaware policymakers have promoted policies ...
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