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Clean water debate continues in Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 15, 2015 at 5:50pm 6/15/2015 at 5:50pm

Contrary to what the headlines are telling you, there’s more going on in Congress than the debate over “fast track” free trade agreements. At the end of last month, the Obama Administration worked via the EPA to drastically expand the power federal regulators have over private property owners.

The new “Waters...

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EPA: Fracking Not A Threat To Drinking Water

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 5, 2015 at 2:30pm 6/5/2015 at 2:30pm

Another left narrative bites the dust and this time, by the agency considered to be the equivalent of an environmental Pontiff, the Environmental Protection Agency.

Hydraulic fracking is still a relatively new technology (as it relates to using it for shale gas deposits). Most people would not have heard of it 10...

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Obama’s “Waters of the U. S.” EPA Power Grab

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 31, 2015 at 10:30am 5/31/2015 at 10:30am

While presented as a means to protect drinking water and “hold[ing] polluters accountable,” the Obama administration’s latest EPA rule, Waters of the United States, is rather more far-reaching than many conservatives like.

According to the document (full text embedded below), the rule itself is not intended as regulatory (that probably comes later),...

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The Unlikely Defection of Laurence Tribe

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:58pm 4/7/2015 at 6:58pm

Say the name “Laurence Tribe” to anyone connected to the legal community, and you’re sure to get a reaction. Love him or hate him, Harvard Law’s Professor Tribe has made a name for himself as one of those fearlessly liberal legal scholars that we can always depend upon to be fearlessly...

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House Passes Bill Targeting EPA’s “Weird Science”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:30pm 3/18/2015 at 5:30pm

It looks like the “luck of the Irish” continues today.

Last week, I reported the US House of Representatives was poised to vote on H.R. 1030, the Secret Science Reform Act of 2015. The purpose of this legislation is “to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or...

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Is the era of voodoo science over?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 11:30am 3/10/2015 at 11:30am

One of the earliest projects I took on as a citizen activist was promoting the work of former UCLA professor, Dr. James Enstrom, an epidemiologist who challenged the voodoo science used by the California Air Resources Board to pass stiff, new air emission regulations.

David French of the American Center for...

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Court rips EPA over FOIA dodge

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 2, 2015 at 7:39pm 3/2/2015 at 7:39pm

In 2012, Mark Levin’s Landmark Legal Foundation filed a FOIA request with the EPA in an attempt to discover if senior agency officials were postponing the implementation of key (read: controversial and politically-damaging) regulations until after the 2012 presidential elections. As soon as that FOIA request was received by...

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“We have so lost the messaging”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 5, 2015 at 1:36pm 1/5/2015 at 1:36pm

As a follow up to my USA Today column, Constitution’s horrible, no good, very bad year, I was interviewed on the Steve Malzberg Show on NewsMax TV, with Betsy McCaughey guest hosting.

I need to figure out the Skype thing a little better. What do you think?

Maybe I’ll buy a fake backdrop...

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How the EPA is a giant tax dollar sinkhole

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 2:33pm 12/2/2014 at 2:33pm

Arizona Senator Jeff Flake released a report on the EPA’s misuse of taxpayer money called the Science of Splurg...

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Email destruction an issue not just at IRS, but EPA too

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 7:21pm 7/24/2014 at 7:21pm

The IRS-Lois Lerner email and hard drive destruction has received a lot of attention.

Less so another possible scandal at the EPA, regarding the alleged destruction of documents requested by the Landmark Legal Foundation, with which Mark Levin is affiliated..

Fox News covered it in late June, but most of the mainstream media...

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