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Rand Paul Vows To Repeal
‘Illegal’ EPA Climate Rule

Daily Caller, by Michael Bastasch

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 6/2/2014 4:42:21 PM

Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul is not happy about the Environmental Protection Agency’s new carbon dioxide emissions limits for power plants, arguing it is an “illegal use of executive power.” Paul has vowed to force a vote on the EPA’s rule to repeal it. “This latest assault on our economy by President Obama will destroy jobs here in Kentucky and across the country, and will hurt middle class families by hiking their utility bills and straining their budgets,” said Paul in a statement. “The excessive rule is an illegal use of executive power, and I will force a vote to repeal it,” Paul added. Kentucky is the country’s third largest coal

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 6/2/2014 4:46:13 PM     (No. 9870534)

Despicable Harry will never agree to such a vote. And his fellow Nibelungs are hiding in Nibelheim.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: raphaela, 6/2/2014 5:11:48 PM     (No. 9870559)

Can´t the EPA be defunded?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: HistoryBuff, 6/2/2014 5:15:14 PM     (No. 9870562)

And to quote the squeeker of the House:

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Reply 4 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 6/2/2014 5:20:37 PM     (No. 9870568)

To expand on # 3 ".....". Senator Paul talk to the Speaker of the House (the present occupant who does not appear to have the ability), who has the constitutional authority to defund this organization.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 6/2/2014 5:30:33 PM     (No. 9870581)

It´s not just my electric bill and yours that will go up.

The grocer has to pay his electric bill, also.

Think a every service you use on a daily basis, or item you purchase --from the pound of ground beef in the grocer´s meat counter, to dropping off your dry cleaning, to your morning latte at Starbucks.

They --everyone of those businesses, have to pay an electric bill --same as you.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: mws50, 6/2/2014 5:36:10 PM     (No. 9870588)

I´m asking my Texas legislators to pass a law voiding the EPA regulations, unless Congress passes a law stating the EPA regulations are the law of the land.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Edgelady, 6/2/2014 5:38:04 PM     (No. 9870591)

All those who wrote about the VA debacle need to write their Congressmen and Senators about this crazy and needless threat to the slight economic well being we are hanging onto by a thread. It´s time to scream really loud, not just "NO" -- but "Impeach"!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: hoosiergirl71, 6/2/2014 5:48:43 PM     (No. 9870605)

This is another phase of the plan. The socialists´ plan to bring this once great, generous, military might to her knees and begging in the street. Time to put OUR plan of restoring and rebuilding to work. Uhhh, we DO have one don´t we, Conservatives?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Country Boy, 6/2/2014 6:28:26 PM     (No. 9870670)

... and when the EPA claims that "this will bring down health care costs", that´s the same as saying "If you like your doctor, you can keep him"

BS = BS

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