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EPA pulls back from plan
to garnish paychecks

Washington Times, by S. A. Miller

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 7/16/2014 11:17:18 PM

The Environmental Protection Agency bowed to fierce criticism Wednesday and announced that it had hit the breaks on a fast-tracked plan to collect fines by garnishing paychecks of accused polluters. The agency, which has come under withering attacks from Republican lawmakers for attempting a “power grab,” said it still intended to pursue the new authority to garnish wages without a court order. But now it will follow a more typical and longer review process. Opponents of the wage-garnish rule applauded EPA’s decision. “It’s about time this abuse-prone agency listened to Congress and backtrack on a rule that was clearly an

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 7/16/2014 11:22:27 PM     (No. 9928044)

Obama´s administration is a flash mob.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: GO3, 7/16/2014 11:24:35 PM     (No. 9928047)

"...breaks?"

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Ribicon, 7/16/2014 11:29:46 PM     (No. 9928052)

If we had any representation in the US House of Representatives, the entire EPA would have been "garnished" years ago.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: texaspast, 7/16/2014 11:58:06 PM     (No. 9928071)

Yep. Breaks. As in ´cane breaks´ I guess. Sell chick said it was OK, sew id much bee rite.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dvc, 7/17/2014 2:11:58 AM     (No. 9928157)

They´ve got to be kidding... stopped reading after "hit the breaks".

Illiterates.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/17/2014 3:15:34 AM     (No. 9928203)

How long will it take before Barry finalizes the soviet model of "You pretend to pay me and I´ll pretend to work".

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mickturn, 7/17/2014 9:07:34 AM     (No. 9928471)

Touch peoples cash and pay the price, and it won´t be pretty!

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