Skip to comments.Texas wins latest round with EPA in federal court
Posted on 03/28/2012 4:03:39 PM PDT by Army Air Corps
SAN ANTONIO (AP) A federal appeals court scolded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday for rejecting a series of state pollution control projects in Texas that federal regulators said failed to satisfy requirements of the Clean Air Act.
The ruling from the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped short of ordering the EPA to accept the previously rejected Texas measures. Yet the three-judge panel directed the agency to take another look at the state's regulations and issue a quick decision.
(Excerpt) Read more at chron.com ...
You know darn well that Obama gave the order to punish Texas via any means possible.
The judges did not set a deadline for when the EPA must approve or reject the Texas standards.
Big mistake in not to putting a deadline on the EPA!
Don’t mess with Texas!!!!
In before the ‘we need to get rid of the EPA crowd’.
We need to change the Endangered Species Act, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and a host of other legislation to give business and factual science a seat at the table, and quit allowing enviro groups to be the 4th branch of govt.
Just getting rid of the EPA means it just goes and embeds itself into a different part of govt.
I Would feel better if the EPA were dissolved and the states were free to set their own standards.
I do agree with your assessment of the various legislative acts that you listed.
Just like a boy named Sue, conservatives are going to have to get tough or die. JMHO of course...
Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.