Sen. Inhofe Acts to Stop EPA’s Job Killing Utility MACT Regulation by Using the Congressional Review Act

Democrats from Coal Dependent States Should Join Inhofe’s Effort to Protect Constituents from Skyrocketing Electricity Prices, says National Center for Public Policy Research

Alan Sexton
Green Mountain Scribes

Washington, D.C. — Policy experts from the National Center for Public Policy Research are urging bipartisan support for a joint resolution of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) introduced today by Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) that will stop implementation of the EPA’s Utility MACT rule.

“President Obama is using the EPA to wage a war on coal-fired electricity, which will bring about his promise to make electricity prices skyrocket. It’s time for Senators, especially from coal dependent states, to put their constituents’ well-being ahead of party loyalty,” said Tom Borelli, Ph.D., director of the National Center’s Free Enterprise project.

“Senators Robert Casey (D-PA), Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Ben Nelson (D-NE) and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) must join Inhofe in a bipartisan effort to block the EPA’s regulatory madness,” added Tom Borelli…

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