EPA Regulation of the Day: Hydraulic Fracturing

Quote of the Day:
“I have the view, that the issue of fracking is the Achilles heel for our natural gas industry.”- Sectretary of the Interior Ken Salazar

Regulatory cap-and-trade
With Congress and the American people rejecting cap-and trade, the Obama Administration has employed the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to achieve similar ends. Delaying job-killing regulations until after the November election, the EPA is currently sitting on numerous proposed rules sure to increase the cost of energy.

A recent report from Senator James Inhofe (R-Okla.) unearths thirteen regulations likely to hit American consumers should President Obama be re-elected.

Read more at Americans For Tax Reform. By Tom Fletcher.

Photo credit: darthpedrius (Creative Commons)

Comments

  1. The simple solution to the problem of excessive regulations by the EPA is 1) run the Obama administration out of office, and 2) eliminate the EPA.

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