S.1292 - Employment Protection Act of 2011
A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to consider the impact on employment levels and economic activity prior to issuing a regulation, policy statement, guidance document, endangerment finding, or other requirement, implementing any new or substantially altered program, or denying any permit, and for other purposes.
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S.1292 Employment Protection Act of 2011
July 29, 2011
I am writing as your constituent in the 1st Congressional district of Arizona. I oppose S.1292 - Employment Protection Act of 2011, and am tracking it using OpenCongress.org, the free public resource website for government transparency and accountability.
This bill is an obvious and blatant first step in gutting the EPA. The entire reason for the EPA's existence is to obtain some balance and counter measure against all unbridled economic activity.
Of course, any restriction of economic a...