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‘Captured’: EPA Let Green Lobbyists Write Its Global Warming Regs


The Obama administration basically let lobbyists tied to left-wing environmental groups write the government’s massive global warming regulatory scheme, according to documents obtained by a free market legal group.

Attorneys with the Energy & Environment Legal Foundation (E&E) released a report Monday calling the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) a “captured” agency “allowing green pressure groups improper influence.”

“Specifically, Michael Goo, then EPA’s Associate Administrator for the Office of Policy, was tasked with writing the initial memo on EPA’s options to impose these power plant regulations,” E&E Legal reported.

Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2016/02/22/captured-epa-let-green-lobbyists-write-its-global-warming-regs/#ixzz40vHIaWMS

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