The Competitive Enterprise Institute Daily Update
Issues in the News
1. NATURAL DISASTER
Congress moves to provide $10.5 billion in aid to victims on Hurricane Katrina.
2. GLOBAL WARMING
Robert F Kennedy, Jr. (among others) tries to blame the tragedy on the Gulf Coast on the U.S. refusal to ratify the Kyoto Protocol.
Disruptions to businesses from Hurricane Katrina generate interest in online backup services and other electronic security measures.
Please consider making a contribution to the Red Cross or other charity organization to aid the victims of Hurricane Katrina. For a more personal perspective on the tragedy, read a letter from CEI President Fred L. Smith, Jr., a native on the New Orleans area, on the city’s unique opportunity to rebuild better than before.
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