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White House Quietly Releases Plans For 3,415 Regulations Ahead Of Thanksgiving Holiday

So Obama is going to screw the country again.  The White House is focused on releasing its massive regulatory agenda — marking the fifth time the Obama administration has released its regulatory road map on the eve of a major holiday. He sure hates us, doesn’t he?

Obama’s Regulatory Push Could Endanger Democrats in Fall

Obama is pushing forward new government regulations even though it risks the Democrats losing control of the Senate in this fall’s congressional elections, groups that follow such efforts say.

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EPA spends $1.6 million on hotel for ‘Environmental Justice’ conference

The government waste never stops, does it? The EPA will spend more than $1 million on hotel accommodations for an “Environmental Justice” conference this fall.

EPA set to strike key blow against coal

The EPA this week began public hearings — the next step toward a final rule — to cut carbon dioxide emissions from new coal plants. The rule would limit emissions to 1100 pounds per Megawatt hour, a level the coal industry says is technologically unattainable.

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Appeals court rejects EPA bid on pollution case

A federal appeals court has refused to hear a decision blocking an Obama administration effort to tighten restrictions on power plant pollution. On Thursday, the US Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia denied the administration’s request for a new hearing.

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Coal miners blast Obama over campaign ad’s digs at Romney

Southeastern Ohio coal miners are blasting an ad from President Obama that claims they were forced to “be props in (Mitt) Romney’s commercial.” On August 15, Romney appeared at an event in Belmont County surrounded by 500 coal miners, and claimed that unnecessary regulation by the Obama administration’s Environmental Protection Agency amounts to a “war on coal,” and has helped put thousands of miners’ jobs in jeopardy.

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High gas prices gives Romney fuel for making domestic energy key issue

Mitt Romney is seizing the chance of the record high prices of gas in California to spotlight what he considers President Obama’s failed energy policies that have led to prices at the pump doubling over the past four years.

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