22 Jul '11, 1pm

Inside the Real-World Impacts of Dirty Power Plants

Inside the Real-World Impacts of Dirty Power Plants

Despite the health benefits of reducing toxic pollution from power plants, some polluters and members of Congress are seeking to block EPA's efforts to update public health protections. Last week, two House Committees voted for amendments by Ed Whitfield (R-KY)/Mike Ross (D-AR) and Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) to block for at least a year the EPA's Mercury and Air Toxics standard. These amendments, which also block the Cross-State Air Pollution standard, could move to the House floor as early as this week.

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