environmental regulations

Clock ticking on Trump's promise to kill environmental regs

John Siciliano, Washington Examiner

The Republican-controlled Congress needs to move quickly to head off two regulations that the GOP leadership has targeted for repeal: a rule imposing big restrictions on coal mining and another for regulating oil drillers' methane emissions. The Republican leadership plans to employ special powers under the Congressional Review Act in its first major effort to quash the rules before the 60-day deadline for doing so is up.

Inhofe: Obama’s Climate Agenda A Wealth Redistribution Scheme

Michael Bastasch, Daily Caller

“Why the pain for no gain?” Sen. Jim Inhofe asked in a rebuttal to the State of the Union speech. ”As The WSJ put it when reporting on just one of [Obama]’s many climate regulations, this is a wealth redistribution scheme being imposed by the president through the EPA.”

Report: Obama To Release $34 Billion In New Regs. After Mid-Terms

Michael Bastasch, Daily Caller

In 2012, the Obama admin. was heavily criticized for delaying major regulations until after the presidential election.

War on Coal Lights Fire Under R's

Fox News Staff

Coal country swing states are reminded that in the ‘war on coal,’ Dems aim to cut jobs.