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Obama says power plant rule will shrink power prices; critics warn of energy crisis

In a sweeping initiative to curb pollutants blamed for global warming, the Obama administration unveiled a plan Monday aimed at cutting carbon dioxide emissions from... Read more »

June 2, 2014

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EPA seeks to cut power plant carbon by 30 percent

The Environmental Protection Agency on Monday will roll out a plan to cut carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by 30 percent by 2030, setting the first national... Read more »

June 2, 2014

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Obama administration to unveil power plant emissions limits soon; move worries Democrats

Within weeks, President Barack Obama's administration is set to unveil unprecedented emissions limits on power plants across the U.S., much to the dismay of many... Read more »

May 7, 2014

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Investigator: Office run by Obama's political staff in EPA is blocking investigations

An office run by President Barack Obama's political staff inside the EPA has blocked investigations by the independent inspector general's office by systematically... Read more »

May 7, 2014

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EPA to gauge safety of inhaling WVa spill chemical

More than 100 days after a chemical spill into 300,000 West Virginians' water source, federal officials are trying to determine at what level people can safely breathe... Read more »

May 1, 2014

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Supreme Court revives EPA rule on cross-state pollution

The Supreme Court on Tuesday handed the Obama administration an important victory in its effort to reduce power plant pollution in 27 Midwestern and Appalachian states... Read more »

April 29, 2014

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