"Obama also said that he was instructing his staff to move forward on job-creating initiatives without congressional approval where possible. The White House announced steps to speed environmental and other regulatory approvals for 14 public works projects across the country." Obama: Jobs bill is 'moment of truth' for Senate - Timesonline.com: Local News: environmental laws and regulations, economic policy, economy, labor economy, immigration policy If Obama's administration can "speed up ..." why the delays in the first place? If Obama can find ways without "spending $440 billion" why is there a need? Someone explain how if "speeding up" EPA,etc. will improve job creation.. I'm going to shout now:" ISN'T THE EPA,ETC. THE REASON THERE ARE NO JOBS BEING CREATED???