Jay Lehr


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Jay Lehr, is the author of 13 scientific books, Jay Lehr received the nation’s first Ph.D. in Ground Water Hydrology from the University of Arizona in 1962 after obtaining a degree in Geological Engineering from Princeton University. Readers may write him at The Heartland Institute, 3939 North Wilke Road Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004.

Most Recent Articles by Jay Lehr:

Jump-start sluggish economy by revamping EPA

Nov 17, 2016 — Jay Lehr

CHICAGO — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has grown into a leviathan, expanding its authority far beyond the restrictions established by law and extending its activities to issues best left to the states.

Indeed, the EPA has become one of the most powerful agencies in our government, limiting economic growth and people’s use of their property with little legislative oversight.