Friday, June 11, 2010

Dem majority rejects move to block EPA power grab in Senate

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The Senate has rejected a bid to stop the Obama administration from imposing regulations on CO2, giving a boost to President Barack Obama as he pursues broader clean energy legislation. Senators turned back a resolution that would have rescinded the authority of the Environmental Protection Agency to regulate CO2 under the Clean Air Act.

Supporters of the measure, mostly Republicans, argued that the EPA had usurped the authority of Congress to set climate policy and that the EPA regulations would increase energy costs and kill jobs...


[Damn. Thanks to those who joined me yesterday in trying, it matters.



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