Sunday, September 4, 2011
Clean Air and Breathers Lose
Our spineless President has caved in on proposed EPA clean air regulations, even though the U.S. has the dirtiest air in the developed world. The old law preventing EPA from considering cost in formulating regulations affecting public health is ill-concieved, but Republican rants about job losses is also over blown. Coal-burning electric power companies would shift to other energy sources, not close their doors.