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EPA readies rules on CO2
American Thinker, by Rick Moran

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Posted By:Hazymac, 5/17/2014 5:06:51 PM

Next month, if all goes according to plan, the Environmental Protection Agency will launch the most serious assault on American business since the 1970´s. New regulatiosn governing the release of Carbon Dioxide will hit every corner of the economy, causing your electric bill to skyrocket (as promised by candidate Obama) and adding billions in costs to manufacturers and other businesses that generate CO2. (Snip) The reason is that this is not about saving the earth. It is about control. Even if you accept the theory of global warming, there is no way you can prove that the measures being ordered

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Played correctly, Obama and the Left´s successful demonization of efficient, cheap forms of energy ought to lead to a November blowout worse than what the Democrats suffered in ´94 or ´10. Undoubtedly, there will be Republicans who give the radical Greens political cover because the GOP is, after all, The Stupid Party. If they had any sense they´d be dangerous to the disloyal opposition.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bullhead, 5/17/2014 5:12:48 PM     (No. 9852642)

Concur with OP!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 5/17/2014 5:40:10 PM     (No. 9852659)

This would partially explain why O´s assets are somewhere between one and eight million dollars. Mr. Stuff-My-Pockets, himself.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Policom, 5/17/2014 5:40:48 PM     (No. 9852660)

How about we quit cutting down the rain forests or plant more trees. Those are the things that take CO2 and turn it back into O2.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Former lurker, 5/17/2014 5:41:04 PM     (No. 9852661)

Not sure we can afford to wait until November. Can´t someone with standing take a page out of the whacko environmentalists and start some lawsuits to stop this in its tracks?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Calico Al, 5/17/2014 5:44:17 PM     (No. 9852662)

It looks like it´s going to cost more to charge you ECar then to fill up your gas guzzler. I´m waiting for that hot day when all the people come home and hookup their Ecar and turn on the AC. Brown out any one?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 5/17/2014 5:45:03 PM     (No. 9852664)

If America gets a Republican president in ´16 and that person has the basic wherewithal to just let Barry´s malicious executive orders expire and he just undoes half of what was done via executive fiat, the economy will explode without the new president having to make a single phone call to congress.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: KTWO, 5/17/2014 6:32:26 PM     (No. 9852692)

They aren´t making rules for CO2, they are making rules for you.

CO2 is just a tool the EPA will use when it can. Industry now, individuals soon. You exhale some CO2 while breathing. They will adjust that.

Give them time, they can´t do everything at once.

"Your CO2 Management And ObamaCare" seems an appropriate booklet title.

Off topic? I notice nitrogen now has their attention too. Nitrogen is about 79% of air.

Just wait until they control the air you can receive. Hillarity may ensure, and will when Hillary rules.



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Reply 8 - Posted by: alecto2, 5/17/2014 6:48:38 PM     (No. 9852711)

Absolutely OP, Stupid Party vs the Evil Party.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: blackeagle, 5/17/2014 6:55:35 PM     (No. 9852715)

All citizens will henceforth need a license to exhale.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: uno, 5/17/2014 6:57:59 PM     (No. 9852719)

They can do this because plants and trees don´t protest or vote...

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Reply 11 - Posted by: WyoEagle, 5/17/2014 7:18:55 PM     (No. 9852735)

Thanks Supreme Court, thanks a lot!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Fleetusa, 5/17/2014 8:32:41 PM     (No. 9852768)

More bad news for jobs & poor people

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Bur Oak, 5/17/2014 9:08:28 PM     (No. 9852796)

Washington´s getting ready to kill the golden goose. Who you gonna call when the lights go out?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Distorted, 5/17/2014 9:31:05 PM     (No. 9852812)

If they can control your use and access to energy´ they have you by the gonads.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: suedotsue, 5/17/2014 9:57:30 PM     (No. 9852821)

GOP leaders have access to microphones daily, are often asked their views on EPA related topics, could easily have addressed why this issue is a fraud, but they chose not to. For that matter, the first George Bush greatly advanced the entire climate scare issue in US gov. John Boehner and Mitch McConnell have each for decades done nothing to stop the theft of US tax dollars for this fraud nor the fact that it´s propelled by demonizing greedy Americans. Their official policy when asked about this issue is to change the subject to jobs. I´ve followed this for years, and that´s what they do. After Nov. 2010 it looked like we might have a chance to stop this decades long fraud, but by the middle of 2013, emboldened by Obama´s re-election, Boehner in particular assumed new powers in all areas which notably included so-called climate. Those who follow this issue observed in 2013 GOP leadership appeared to drop all resistance to radical left climate fraud. The few GOP who speak the truth about it are simply ignored. The notable GOP change is in line with Boehner´s instruction to GOP members after Obama´s re-election that the GOP must face that it lost, the country has spoken, the GOP has little leverage, and must cooperate with Obama.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: fayebeck, 5/17/2014 11:41:32 PM     (No. 9852871)

But I thought climate chaos skeptics were winning the debate.....


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Reply 17 - Posted by: mws50, 5/18/2014 12:36:21 AM     (No. 9852904)

Democrats are making war on the poor and the middle class. We have high gas prices, high food costs, and now,high electrical costs due solely to the democrat party and its ridiculous Utopian fantasies about how we must live our lives.

It is time for a major league shellacking!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: leonardo, 5/18/2014 12:44:30 AM     (No. 9852909)

The American people are standing by while Obama´s progressive regime sabotages America. Perhaps Americans are docile because they know that 2 billion bullets purchased by the Obama government´s myriad agencies are locked and loaded, waiting for millions of patriots to say "NO more".

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