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Phony “environmental justice” at EPA

September 24, 2014

EPA administrator Gina McCarthy has said that climate change laws, clean air laws, clean water laws, etc. . . are all aimed at bringing about "environmental justice.

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EPA administrator Gina McCarthy has said that climate change laws, clean air laws, clean water laws, etc. . . are all aimed at bringing about "environmental justice." However, the idea that we can best protect the poor and underrepresented in society by shutting down factories, closing businesses and raising the price of energy is mistaken -- a true injustice to those people whom McCarthy claims she wants to protect.

Author
Paul Driessen is a senior policy advisor with the Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT) and the Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise.
pdriessen@cox.net