GOP, Texas Officials Say EPA Is Biased Against Fossil Fuels

Law360, New York (June 6, 2012, 2:55 PM EDT) -- Republican Congressmen, Texas state officials and an energy industry representative on Wednesday ripped into U.S. Environmental Protection Agency policy under the Obama administration, claiming the agency has resisted collaboration and displayed a bias against fossil fuels.

Following the recent resignation of a regional EPA administrator over remarks comparing the agency's enforcement strategy against polluting oil and gas companies to crucifixion, the agency was criticized during Wednesday's House Energy & Commerce subcommittee hearing for allegedly abusing its policies and enforcement practices over the last three years....
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