The Daily Caller: Leaked Docs: Dems Coordinate To Discredit EPA Critics

/, 111d, Billionaire Scammers, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Steyer/The Daily Caller: Leaked Docs: Dems Coordinate To Discredit EPA Critics

by Michael Bastasch
Daily Caller

Democratic gubernatorial offices around the country have been relying on the same activist-drafted, cookie-cutter talking points when it comes to discrediting critics of the Obama administration’s global warming agenda.

Documents obtained by the Energy and Environment Legal Institute and published Wednesday by The Washington Free Beacon reveal how Democrats circulated talking points to “sow doubts about our opponents [sic] motives” — their “opponents” being those that opposed EPA power plant regulations.

Political consultants with ties to the Climate Action Campaign circulated research by the polling firm Hart Research Associates that warned voters are skeptical of EPA rules because their “default belief is that electricity bills will go up.” The email containing the memo included an invite staffers to a conference call with White House policy advisors.

Read more.