Michigan AG Schuette continues to waste tax dollars to put corporate profits ahead of protecting us from toxic mercury
Bill Schuette sweeping up horse manure
[courtesy photo]Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has been on a four-year crusade to protect corporate profits from the tyranny of keeping our citizens from being exposed to the highly toxic heavy metal mercury. It all started when he joined other tea party extremists in suing the USEPA over new regulations on air emissions that lead to utilities having to do upgrades to coal-powered power plants to reduce the amount of mercury and other contaminants they spew into the environment.
Last summer, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed that the USEPA needed to take the costs of regulations into consideration when promulgating new rules.…Read more ›