EPA has too much power

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    Much as I despise the EPA, I don't see any problem with this practice.
    It's a monitoring and enforcement tool.
     
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    The EPA sued St. Louis sewer district causing the average monthly sewer bill to go up 700%. Now millions will take a huge monthly hit to their budget.
     
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    "Monitoring and enforcement" of what? I can't think of any regulation I would want the EPA using drones to enforce.
     
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    The Clean Water Act for one.

    I thought you was one of dem dere deficit hawks. This is less expensive than paying people to do it. You should be all for that sort of thing.
     
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    Well people still fly it from the ground. But it's much cheaper then using a plane or helicopter.
     
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    The EPA, USDA, FDA & Monsanto have been spying on & suing farmers for over 30 years. Yes it sucks.
     
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    Industrial and agricultural compliance, for one.
    The EPA piles regulations upon regulations because of chronic non-compliance.
    Non-compliance is often the result of a lack of monitoring and enforcement due to limited agency resources.

    These drones can expidite monitoring.
     
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    The EPA & Pipeline companies also fly along all the oil pipelines every day.
     

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