Obama EPA second term agenda revealed

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    posted at 6:01 pm on November 4, 2012 by Jazz Shaw

    If you thought the War on Coal and various other job dampening EPA initiatives over the past few years were bad, apparently that was only a skirmish compared to what’s in store after this Tuesday. At the Examiner, Conn Carroll has the inside scoop on how Santa’s little elves at Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency have been very busy lately. But you might not care for the presents they have in mind for us all.
    Carroll goes on to speculate that the mad dash is a result of panic at the agency over the possibility that Obama may lose the election. They would, in that case, have to rush out a bunch of regulations which, “would then be very hard for a President Romney to undo.”

    I don’t tend to agree with that. It’s certainly possible that they could roll out some regulations in the next seven weeks, but shortly after President Romney is sworn in and put his own people in place at the agency, those could pretty well be swept aside at the stroke of a pen. (Or so I understand it, anyway.) I tend to think that this is preparation for a roll-out in the coming months in the event of an Obama second term, which is pretty much the analysis of Larry Bell at Forbes.

    Titled “A Look Ahead to EPA Regulations for 2013: Numerous Obama EPA Rules Placed on Hold Until After the Election Spell Doom For Jobs and Economic Growth”, it lists and describes new rules concocted over the past year ranging from additional restrictions on greenhouse gas emissions, tougher water guidelines and tightening of the ozone standard. Taken together, they will further drive up pump prices, impose construction bans on local communities, and cripple oil, natural gas and coal production.

    As the Washington Post notes, the report puts a spotlight back on the Obama EPA which has earned a “reputation for Abuse”, serving as a stark reminder that “President Obama has presided over a green team administration that works every day to “crucify” oil and gas companies and make sure that “…if you want to build a coal plant you got a big problem.”

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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3RevRZaZQpk]Obama says he will bankrupt the Coal Industry - YouTube[/ame]
     
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    Obama hates everything about this country including our plentiful energy resources
     
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    Second term agenda. Yep. That is the way it is. A second term. As for all of the other shit, you guys have given the lie machine it's best shot and came up short. Why don't you just shut up for a while?
     
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    I cant wait for your hestarics when Romney wins.......the drama, the craziness will be hilarious...liberals are nuts
     
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    Well, in 48 hours, we will know who is best in touch with reality. My prediction still stands, President Obama, 300+ electorial votes, but a weak +.
     

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