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New EPA Regulations Set to Take Drastic Toll on Economy

EPA draft regulations released this week mandate power plants cut carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030. According to the EPA’s own measurements, the new regulations are set to do much more economic harm than environmental good. The EPA estimates the cost of the regulations at $8.8 billion a year…

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U.S. Funds Environmental Projects in Mexico

The government agency that’s wasted millions to bring minority communities in the U.S. “environmental justice” announced this month that it’s spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to fund projects in Mexico. It marks the latest of many controversial foreign allocations for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), an agency that’s been…

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U.S. Buries Coal, Fracking Positives in Report to U.N.

Buried deep in a State Department report that discloses the U.S. has spent billions to combat climate change in developing countries are surprisingly honest assessments of coal and fracking, both high on the Obama administration’s hit list. Once Americans get through the shock of their government blowing $7.5 billion to…

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Govt. Pays Dance Theater To Teach Poor Kids About Pollution

In the latest federal cash giveaway to help “underserved” communities, a dance theater in Utah is getting thousands from the government to educate low-income youth about the evils of air pollution. The Repertory Dance Theater in Salt Lake City will use its $25,000 grant to help kids understand the impacts…

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More Environmental Justice Grants In FY 2011, 2012

The Obama Administration continues pouring huge sums of taxpayer dollars into a program that seeks to help poor, minority and indigenous communities attain “environmental justice” with some of the cash going to groups that assist illegal immigrants. It’s all part of the president’s multi-billion-dollar initiative to bring “social equity” to…

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Judicial Watch Sues Obama Administration to Obtain Solyndra Records

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced that it filed today separate lawsuits against the Obama Department of Energy and Office of Management and Budget to obtain records regarding the taxpayer funded government loan provided to the now bankrupt green energy company Solyndra. On…

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DOD Global Warming Intel Unit Could Be In The Works

Although the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) already has a special center dedicated to global warming, a new government report claims the nation’s intelligence community needs yet another taxpayer-funded entity to better determine the impact of climate change on national security. This is no joke, though it may sound like one.…

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Poor At Higher Risk Of Global Warming Diseases

In the U.S. government’s global warming project du jour, American taxpayers will finance a new research program to determine which populations will be more “susceptible” and “vulnerable” to diseases exacerbated by climate change.One can only imagine what the brilliant scientists at the famously liberal academic institutions responsible for the research…

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CIA’s Global Warming Center A National Security Secret

Most Americans may not know that the government agency responsible for providing national security data to the nation’s senior policymakers, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), operates a special center dedicated to global warming.That’s because the CIA doesn’t want anyone to know what goes on in its two-year-old Center on Climate Change…

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Judge Slams Govt. Scientists’ “Bad Faith” Preservation Plan

A federal judge has blasted government scientists for lying to justify a drastic reduction in the amount of water that flows into California’s central valley for the sake of protecting “endangered” fish.The feds provided “equivocal or bad science,” in order to divert two years’ worth of water from the state’s…

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Public Housing Gets $9.9 Mil “Green Makeover”

As President Obama’s disastrous and costly green energy agenda becomes the focus of a congressional investigation, the administration celebrates the multimillion-dollar “green makeover” of a public housing facility in Washington State.The festivities come on the heels of a major scandal involving a California solar panel company that folded after receiving more

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Govt. Report: Ocean Masks True Global Warming Damage

Global warming is much worse than previously imagined because the ocean actually masks the true rate of damage for periods as long as a decade, according to the latest U.S. government finding.According to this logic, made public this week by the National Science Foundation (NSF), the crisis is way more…

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Another $30 Mil For A “Green” Project

Rife with fraud and corruption, President Obama’s ill-fated green jobs initiatives keep receiving large amounts of taxpayer money on the heels of failed projects that have already seen hundreds of millions of dollars go to waste.This week, for instance, the administration doled out $30 million to train the next generation of energy…

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Another Half A Mil For “Environmental Justice”

Though it has raked in upwards of $10 million in just a few months, a program that works to bring “environmental justice” to poor and minority communities keeps receiving a steady flow of taxpayer dollars even as the federal debt sits at historically high levels.It’s all part of the Obama…

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Obama’s $535 Mil Green Energy Co. Folds

A fly by night solar panel company that got more than half a billion dollars from the U.S. government to promote green energy has abruptly folded, stiffing American taxpayers while laying off more than 1,000 workers.Shortly after cutting a fat check President Obama touted the northern California firm, Solyndra, as…

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Judicial Watch Represents Pajamas Media in Freedom of Information Act Lawsuit to Uncover Massive Airlift of Politicians for Failed Climate Conference

Contact Information: Press Office 202-646-5172, ext 305 Washington, DC — June 27, 2011 Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on behalf of OSM Media LLC (d/b/a Pajamas Media (PJM)), against the Department of Defense

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Pajamas Media Sues Pentagon for Details on Travel to Copenhagen “Climate Change Conference”

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on behalf of OSM Media LLC (d/b/a Pajamas Media (PJM)), against the Department of Defense (DOD) seeking records related to the transportation of all United States…


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