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Swamp’s lynch mob out to get EPA’s Scott Pruitt

Pruitt is by far President Trump’s most effective subordinate. No wonder the swamp wants to get rid of him. Years ago John Hawley (of the Texas Libertarian Party) told an inexperienced me that, “as long as you are not a … Continue reading

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EPA Has Slashed Its Criminal Investigation Division in Half

The Environmental Protection Agency employs about half as many criminal investigators as it did a more than a decade ago… That is half of what should have been cut. But never-the-less it is the best news I’ve had all day. … Continue reading

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Livestock Producers Applaud Withdrawal of WOTUS Rule

via Arizona Cattle Growers Association WASHINGTON (June 27, 2017) – National Cattlemen’s Beef Association President Craig Uden and Public Lands Council President Dave Eliason today issued the following statements regarding the announcement that the Environmental Protection Agency has filed an … Continue reading

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When a Farmer Punches Back at the Feds

Duarte heard no more from the Corps as spring approached, but several months of silence were merely a prelude as the regulatory machine warmed. In late February, certified mail from the Corps arrived … the gravity of his alleged offense … Continue reading

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Trump Repeals Waters of the U.S. Rule

That jurisdiction…had included “navigable” waters and waters with a significant hydrologic connection to navigable waters. But the regulation broadened that to include, among other water bodies, upstream waters and intermittent and ephemeral streams such as the kind farmers use for … Continue reading

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Donald Trump ‘taking steps to abolish Environmental Protection Agency’

Donald Trump will work towards the abolition of the Environmental Protection Agency – and any employees cleaving to the Obama era should be “very worried” by the prospect of Scott Pruitt taking over the agency, a key aide of the … Continue reading

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Dems plotting to block Trump’s EPA pick

by Michael Bastasch, via CFACT Democratic lawmakers are planning a confirmation battle over President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt. Democrats have labeled Pruitt a “climate denier” who will do  the … Continue reading

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U.S. Court Rules that EPA Violated Personal Privacy of Farmers, Ranchers

Well, at least they throw us a bone every now and then. — jtl, 419 Source: American Farm Bureau Federation news release The Environmental Protection Agency has violated the personal privacy of tens of thousands of farmers and ranchers, according … Continue reading

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Obama EPA has pumped out nearly 4,000 new regulations

 Chairman of the Subcommittee Ed Whitfield (R-Ky.) said the EPA’s massive red tape expansion was the result of the administration’s “controversial and extreme interpretation” of the environmental agency’s authority to create legislation without congressional input. Translation: Bareback Yomama fancies himself a … Continue reading

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Wyoming rancher thumps EPA on bogus wetlands violation

It happens so rarely that, when it does, it is cause for a celebbration. — jtl, 419 by Bonner Cohen, Ph. D.,  via CFACT In a 21st century replay of the biblical battle between David and Goliath, Wyoming rancher Andy … Continue reading

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