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  •  Facts matter. (0+ / 0-)

    If you look at my diary (linked above) from a year ago, you'll see the Supreme Court has twice decided the current Clean Air Act already gives EPA authority to regulate CO2.

    On this issue, I think it's the other side that will find the courts tough slogging.

    "The true strength of our nation comes not from the might of our arms or the scale of our wealth, but from the enduring power of our ideals." - Barack Obama

    by HeyMikey on Thu Aug 30, 2012 at 07:23:52 PM PDT

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    •  They will still sue and it will still take years (0+ / 0-)

      Just look at the Texas suit on 'downwind emissions'.  That's been settled law for 30+ years, far as general power to do it.  The devil, as they say, is in the details.

      And sadly, now, often on the bench.

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