Obama’s Christmas power grab

The Associated Press said it best about Obama’s Big Green Christmas Ambush:

Stymied in Congress, the Obama administration is moving unilaterally to clamp down on power plant and oil refinery greenhouse emissions, announcing plans for developing new standards over the next year…

…President Barack Obama had said two days after the midterm elections that he was disappointed Congress hadn’t acted on legislation achieving the same end, signaling that other options were under consideration…

You can read more at the Washington Examiner: http://washingtonexaminer.com/politics/2010/12/epa-moving-unilaterally-limit-greenhouse-gases-0#ixzz1935hYrHk

This means not only do we have to continue fighting the radical environmentalists who still control Congress, but we need to fight the bureaucracy as well.

That’s why we are working for a recorded vote on, and passage of, legislation restoring Congress’ constitutional authority as the ONLY lawmaking federal body.

Under the law we seek, unelected federal bureaucrats could no longer simply make up and enforce their own laws.

I’ll be sure to keep you updated with anything else I see.  In the meantime, be sure to enjoy this Christmas season with your family, friends and loved ones.