Can Republican Senators Repeal Obama’s Cap and Trade Rules?

By Michael Bastasch  Senate Republicans have writtenthe White House, urging President Obama to repeal his recently announced power plant rule that cajoles states into imposing cap-and-trade schemes on carbon dioxide emissions. Republicans say that Obama’s rule is “all pain, no gain” and would result in higher energy prices and huge job losses as coal-fired power plants and coal mines are shut down to comply with federal emissions reduction mandates. “Mostly, I’m concerned about the Read more […]