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Congress: Whitfield introduces Congressional Review Act resolutions on EPA rules

October 27, 2015
Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), head of the energy and power subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee, has introduced two Congressional Review Act resolutions targeting EPA power-plant emissions rules. One resolution "relates to EPA’s CO2 emissions rule for new plants under section 111(b) and the second resolution relates to EPA’s rule for existing plants under section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act," he said in a statement. Whitfield's office also issued a fact sheet on the resolutions, which were long...