by Larry Bell

Information obtained by the Energy & Environment Legal Institute (EE Legal) through state and federal Freedom of Information Act public record requests reveal a richly funded and closely coordinated network including the White House, governors-in-hiding and “green energy” subsidy seekers to advance the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan.

The full report titled “Public Interests & Public Office,” was prepared by EE Legal Senior Legal Fellow Christopher Horner…The report chronicles how governors anxious to receive funding from “major environmental donors” — principally billionaire Tom Steyer — yet fearful about political consequences if their intent was revealed, hid behind non-governmental in-state underwriting “orchestrators,” with an initial six-month $1,030,000 budget to advance policies they recognized to be economically destructive to their states.

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