Archives for November 2011

Fox News.com: ACORN Misused Federal Grant Funds, Report Says

Read the full story here. Fox News “This report confirms that ACORN and its rebranded affiliates have used fiscal sponsorship in an illegal and abusive manner to launder taxpayer funds into its own coffers,” said Daniel Epstein, executive director of Cause of Action, a Washington, D.C.-based independent, nonprofit government watchdog […]

Politico’s Morning Energy Report: CoA Files Amicus Brief re: EPA

Read the full story here. Politico “The Institute for Liberty, Americans for Prosperity, Center for Rule of Law, Cause of Action and National Black Chamber of Commerce are also worried about the effect of EPA’s final utility MACT rule for mercury and air toxics, which is due out Dec. 16. […]

CoA Stands Up Against Government Regulation of Private Choices

Cause of Action has just filed a brief before the FDA on behalf of Trent Arsenault, a Bay Area man who has been ordered by the federal government to “cease manufacture” of sperm.

The Washington Examiner: Cause of Action: NLRB former Chairman and General Counsel engage in ex parte communications

Cause of Action:  NLRB former Chairman and General Counsel engage in ex parte communications “Cause of Action, a government accountability nonprofit, has obtained emails through a Freedom of Information Act request showing then-NLRB Chairwoman Wilma Liebman, NLRB Acting General Counsel Lafe Solomon and NLRB Public Affairs Director Nancy Cleeland coordinating […]