Environmental Protection Agency administrator Gina McCarthy is racing against time to complete job-killing climate change regulations power plants in federal law before President Obama leaves office. The Hill,
McCarthy says she’s “busier than [she’s] ever been” as the caretaker of what Obama hopes will be a legacy-defining achievement on climate change.
“One of the main focuses of the White House right now is to make sure that the administration is coordinated, so that the entire breadth of the climate action plan can be basically realized before the president leaves office,” McCarthy said during an exclusive sit-down interview in her office….
McConnell called upon states this week to defy the EPA and to refuse to comply with the carbon regulations.
“Think twice before submitting a state plan … when the administration is standing on shaky legal ground,” McConnell wrote in an op-ed.