McConnell to states: EPA climate rule is illegal

Timothy Cama The Hill 3/19/2015

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is doubling down on his advice that states ignore the Obama administration’s climate rule for power plants.

McConnell sought to reassure governors in a letter Thursday that they would be on firm legal ground and not violating the law if they decline to formulate […]

EPA Under Fire for Concealing Controversial Scientific Data, Silencing Skeptics

Kevin Mooney The Daily Signal 2/11/2015

For more than 15 years, the Environmental Protection Agency has resisted releasing data from two key studies to the general public and members of Congress. Government regulators used those studies to craft some of the most expensive environmental rules in U.S. history.

When skeptics within the federal government questioned […]

Obama To States: Shut Down Coal Plants Or Else

Michael Bastasch The Daily Caller 2/3/2015

The Obama administration is taking a page from their health care playbook and setting aside billions of dollars to encourage states to shut down coal-fired power plants and implement policies to fight global warming.

President Obama’s 2016 budget proposal includes $4 billion in payments to “support states exceeding the […]

'EPA Concedes: We Can’t Produce All the Data Justifying Clean Air Rules'

Jeff G. Protein Wisdom 4/14/2014

Because saying “we lied, and it worked, and now we control just about every aspect of the progressive plan to ‘de-grow’ the private sector,” is just a bit too candid. CNS NEWS:

Seven months after being subpoenaed by Congress, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy conceded that her agency […]

Congress now obsolete, unelected bureaucrats in DC redefine state of Wyoming

EPA overrides Congress, hands over town to Indian tribes

Michael Bastasch The Daily Caller 1/8/2014

Have you heard the story of the residents of Riverton, Wyo.? One day they were Wyomingans, the next they were members of the Wind River tribes — after the Environmental Protection Agency declared the town part of the Wind River […]

6,125 Proposed Regulations and Notifications Posted in Last 90 Days--Average 68 per Day

Penny Starr CNSNews.com 11/9/2012

It’s Friday morning, and so far today, the Obama administration has posted 165 new regulations and notifications on its regulations.gov website.

In the past 90 days, it has posted 6,125 regulations and notices – an average of 68 a day.

The website allows visitors to find and comment on proposed regulations […]