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Monday, February 01, 2010

Putting the EPA In Its Proper Place

Last time I checked the U.S. Constitution, it was the job of Congress to regulate interstate commerce. It is not the job of regulators themselves to venture beyond what Congress intended in order to impose a regulatory regime.

When it comes to regulating carbon-dioxide emissions in the name of fighting manmade global warming, that is a debate for the Congress. It is not up to the Environmental Protection Agency's political appointees...

Raymond J. Keating
Chief Economist
Small Business & Entrepreneruship Council

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