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24 01, 2017

Richardson’s Statement on President Trump’s Executive Orders Re: Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines

2017-01-24T15:24:06-05:00January 24th, 2017|Dakota Pipeline, Energy, Keystone XL, Press Releases, Richardson|

Energy & Environment Legal Institute President Craig Richardson today issued the following statement in response to the executive orders issued by President Trump on the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines: Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal) applauds President Trump for clearing the path for the construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access [...]

26 03, 2014

Daily Caller: Confidential document revels the Sierra Club’s plan to shut down the coal industry

2016-12-11T17:08:00-05:00March 26th, 2014|EPA, Horner, Keystone XL, Media Coverage, Transparency, War on Coal|

by Michael Bastasch The Daily Caller A major environmental group is launching a massive campaign to strangle the coal industry, push green energy sources and increase electricity prices for much of the country, The Daily Caller News Foundation has learned. TheDCNF obtained an internal Sierra Club Beyond Coal campaign document from an anonymous source. The [...]

13 02, 2014

Detroit News Op-Ed: EPA has ties to radical environmentalists

2014-02-19T12:16:28-05:00February 13th, 2014|E&E Legal v. EPA, EPA, Keystone XL, Media Coverage, Petition Litigation, Transparency, Uncategorized|

by Drew Johnson Senior Fellow, Taxpayers Protection Alliance Detroit Free Press While running for reelection in 2012, President Barack Obama repeatedly claimed that he would pursue an “all of the above” energy policy. But after winning a second term, his administration seems to have decided that “all of the above” doesn’t include oil, natural gas or [...]

11 02, 2014

Bonner Cohen: Emails Reveal EPA Collaboration with Activist Groups

2014-02-11T13:17:38-05:00February 11th, 2014|E&E Legal v. EPA, EPA, Horner, Keystone XL, Media Coverage, Transparency|

by Bonner Cohen Senior Fellow, National Center for Public Policy Research Heartlander Magazine The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency routinely collaborates with environmental activist groups to develop stringent regulatory policies and strategies, according to emails obtained under the Freedom of Information Act. The emails confirm longstanding suspicions that EPA pursues hidden agendas on behalf of environmental [...]

6 02, 2014

Daily Caller: Green hypocrisy in Keystone XL pipeline opposition

2014-02-07T11:29:36-05:00February 6th, 2014|E&E Legal v. EPA, EPA, Keystone XL, Media Coverage, Transparency|

by Michael Bastasch Daily Caller Now that the State Department has once again found that the Keystone XL pipeline will have little environmental impact, environmentalists are saying the government’s report is plagued by conflicts of interest with the oil and gas industry. But the real conflict of interest lies between activists and federal officials who [...]

5 02, 2014

Bill Wilson (via Fox News): It’s time to get rid of the EPA

2014-02-06T14:05:51-05:00February 5th, 2014|E&E Legal v. EPA, EPA, Keystone XL, Media Coverage, Transparency|

by Bill Wilson Board Member, Americans for Limited Government In January 2011 President Obama – stung by an electoral rebuke that cost his party control of the House of Representatives – issued an executive order attempting to reassure the public regarding his rapidly expanding regulatory state. Obama’s order instructed federal agencies to “identify and [...]

4 02, 2014

National Review Online: Keystone and the Greedy Greens

2014-02-05T08:21:01-05:00February 4th, 2014|E&E Legal v. EPA, EPA, Horner, Keystone XL, Media Coverage, Transparency|

by Jillian Kay Melchior National Review Online For the fifth time in as many years, the State Department has found that the Keystone XL pipeline would not have a significant impact on the environment or worsen carbon emissions, according to a new report released Friday. That’s further evidence that the environmental lobby’s vociferous moaning about [...]