08 Aug '11, 7pm

Bachmann Wants To Lock Up The EPA And Turn Out The Lights | Care2 Causes

Bachmann Wants To Lock Up The EPA And Turn Out The Lights | Care2 Causes

Claiming that she will be “the new sheriff” in Washington D.C., presidential-hopeful Michele Bachmann once again set her sites on the Environmental Protection Agency. Finding that completely abolishing the EPA, as she promised to do in June, might be a difficult goal to achieve, Bachmann has announced a clever new tactic: “I guarantee you the EPA will have doors locked and lights turned off and they will only be about conservation,” she said on Saturday at a campaign stop in Cedar Rapids (Des Moines Register ). Pledging that she is a “doer” and “not a talker,” Bachmann told crowds on the campaign trail that the EPA should be renamed ”the job killing organization of America.” Bachmann seems to have forgotten that enforcing regulations on clean air and water also creates jobs, not to mention making it much easier to survive on this struggling planet. “The EPA is a convenient...

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