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Tag: "EPA"

EPA to trim ethanol requirements after realizing threat to fuel supply

For the first time in history, the EPA has backed off its requirement to pump as much corn into the fuel supply as possible. Corn growers and ethanol refiners are balking at the rule as they will certainly see reduced demand for their products, but fuel refiners are cheering the decision stating that if the […]

Sen Ron Johnson: Too Much Govt Hurts People

Sen Ron Johnson: Too Much Govt Hurts People

At a time when there is much finger pointing in the GOP some are looking for better ways to reach the people. Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) is one such person. This week he announced a “Victims of Government” project where he introduces Americans to the effects of too much government and federal regulations. The Victims […]

Soros' Anti-Frack Attack in MN

Soros’ Anti-Frack Attack in MN

Leftwing progressive organization, Land Stewardship Project bussed in activists from rural Minnesota to lobby for a “temporary moratorium” (read: 30 year moratorium that will never go away) on silica sand mining in the state, a direct attack on the natural gas industry. The silica sand has been used for decades in hydraulic fracturing – also […]

Surprise! GASLAND Loaded With Half-Truths

Surprise! GASLAND Loaded With Half-Truths

With GasLand 2 on the horizonand just in time to influence the 2012 election, more and more discrepancies are coming out about the film.  The documentary, directed by Josh Fox, details the horrors of fracking and the environmental damage it leaves in the process.  One of the most famous scenes in the film deals with […]

Senate Fails to Block New EPA Regulations, War on Coal Continues

Senate Fails to Block New EPA Regulations, War on Coal Continues

As conservatives recover from the Supreme Court ruling, we cannot let Obama off on his unrepentant assault on American coal.  Obama’s war on coal is killing job throughout the country and it was disappointing that the Senate  failed last week to block the new EPA regulations that could bring the destruction of the entire industry one […]

Even after favorable Supreme Court ruling family still fighting EPA over property

Even after favorable Supreme Court ruling family still fighting EPA over property

From Fox Business Mike and Chantall Sackett and Pacific Legal Foundation’s Damien Schiff on the couple’s battle with the EPA over the agency’s claim their property was a protected wetland.

Republicans and Democrats Join Forces to Rein In EPA

Republicans and Democrats Join Forces to Rein In EPA

As the EPA continues to run amok, especially in their stance towards coal, three congressmen have formed a bi-partisan alliance to rein in this leviathan of regulation.  According to Audrey Hanson of Human Events, the EPA is trying to stretch the Clean Water Act to absurd limits by seeking to “control land alongside ditches, gullies […]

Obama Administration Continues to Force Refineries to Use Imaginary Biofuels

WASHINGTON , May 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today denied the American Petroleum Institute’s (API’s) request to eliminate mandates for biofuels that do not exist, and the agency continues to fine refiners for not using them. “EPA’s mandate is out of touch with reality and forces refiners to pay a penalty for not using imaginary […]

Obama's EPA Wants to Crucify Oil Companies

Obama’s EPA Wants to Crucify Oil Companies

Last week, a powerful video came out detailing what America should do with its energy resources, if it wanted to fail.  This week, a member of Obama’s EPA was caught discussing tactics that they use to “crucify” American energy companies. The White House press secretary has tried to say that the Obama administration does not […]

EPA Mandates Cap and Trade 3.0/ Congress Remains Irrelevant

The Extreme Political Activists, (also known as the EPA, or Environmental Protection Agency) of the Obama administration recently announced new carbon emissions limits for all future coal-fired power plants in the U.S.  that will require all new coal-fired power plants to cut their carbon emissions by approximately 50%.  Just how does EPA head environmental activist Lisa Jackson propose that […]

Union Pressures Obama to Reconsider Ill-Conceived Anti-Coal Regulations

On March 16th, Teamsters Rail Conference president Dennis Pierce wrote a letter to President Obama asking him to reconsider the job-killing regulations that he pushed his EPA to write on the use of coal. The ill-considered, tough new rules on coal use could potentially impact one out of every five Teamsters Rail Conference members and […]

The Tax Man Cometh in 2013

Every single American will feel some serious financial pain in 2013, [right after the Presidential elections] due to major, stealthily-enacted, and semi-hidden tax increases, along with numerous EPA-mandated regulations that will result in skyrocketing energy prices across the country.  All of this will happen because Congress is currently paralyzed against acting responsibly due to it being an election year, where the DC power brokers, lobbyists […]

Fuel Economy Proposal Will Price Millions Out of New Car Market

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 24, 2012  — The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) said today that more than 7 million Americans would no longer be able to afford to buy a new car or truck in 2025 if the most expensive fuel economy rule ever proposed goes into effect. The comments were made by NADA director Forrest McConnell in testimony […]

Prosperity or Poverty?

The state of North Dakota currently boasts of a current rate of 3.2% unemployment. ( as of July 2011) It is adding billions of dollars to the states “Legacy Fund” which can not be touched until the year 2017, when the accrued interest will be made available to spend unlike the irresponsible states that spend the […]

Fuel Makers Call on EPA to Reconsider Bad Regulation

WASHINGTON, Jan. 20, 2012 — The National Petrochemical & Refiners Association, American Petroleum Institute and Western States Petroleum Association jointly filed a petition today requesting that the Environmental Protection Agency waive the 2011 cellulosic biofuel volume mandate in its entirety, because it appears no cellulosic biofuel was actually produced last year. The petition notes that EPA’s monthly summary […]