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EPA defies subpoena to turn over documents.

By Brad Johnson on April 17, 2008 at 9:22 pm

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In a remarkable show of contempt, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has flatly refused a House Global Warming Committee subpoena. The subpoena for documents relating to the EPA’s refusal to obey the Supreme Court mandate to regulate greenhouse gases was issued by a unanimous, bipartisan vote on April 2, a year after the Supreme Court decision. On April 11, the EPA requested and received an extension to respond, but today the agency has decided not to turn over the documents:
Grave Concerns

Go to the Wonk Room to read the full letter and learn more.

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