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House Vote Bolsters Critics' Efforts To Kill EPA Politics Under 'Review' Act

May 10, 2018
Congress has approved a first-time Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution repealing a years-old agency guidance, a measure that appears likely to bolster efforts by deregulatory opponents, who are currently seeking a precedent-setting court ruling that would allow them to enforce the law's mandate that agencies submit such documents to Congress for approval or disapproval. Groups like the Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF), which is bringing test cases in federal courts in Idaho and Kansas, are already eyeing several EPA measures it...

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