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GOP Enviro Leaders Support Clean Power Plan Rollback

Law360, New York (January 12, 2018, 6:05 PM EST) -- A group of Senate Republicans told the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in a letter on Friday that they were on board with the agency’s proposal to repeal the Obama-era Clean Power Plan, saying the plan would be disastrous for American communities and jobs.

Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wyo., who chairs the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, and Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.V., who heads the committee’s Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety, said they and all the GOP members of the EPW committee...
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