CRI News


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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If I Were a Rich Man

If I Were a Rich Man by John Toedtman, CRI Executive Director September 14, 2021        "Governor Carney is a rich man with over $1 billion in the bank! See below our recommendations on how the state can spend this money wisely." ...
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Why Offshore Wind Faces Lawsuits

Why Offshore Wind Faces Lawsuits By David T. Stevenson, Director Center for Energy & Environmental Policy September 14, 2021 (originally released on 9/13/2021)     Nantucket residents have filed a landmark lawsuit over federal approval of Vineyar...
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Delaware Manufacturing Job Growth Opportunity

Delaware Manufacturing Job Growth Opportunity   By Charlie Copeland, Co-Director Center for Analysis of Delaware's Economy & Government Spending June 30, 2021     Delaware has suffered a 31% decline in high-paying manufacturing jobs over the ...
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Delaware Population Numbers Promises Low Economic Growth

Delaware Population Numbers Promises Low Economic Growth   by Dr. John Stapleford Co-Director, Center for Analysis of Delaware's Economy & Government Spending June 24, 2021       Growth in population drives economic growth. A growing popul...
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Remembering Foster Friess: CRI's friend & benefactor

Remembering Foster Friess: CRI's friend & benefactor June 4, 2021     "In 2018, Foster launched Foster's Outriders with the mission to promote principles of free enterprise, limited constitutional government, fiscal responsibility, and traditional Americ...
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