Michigan leaders should reject EPA’s Clean Power Plan

The federal government is poised to stick Michigan families with Obama Global Warminghigher energy costs and diminished living standards, unless state legislators act now to resist.

The dubiously named Clean Power Plan, the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposal to reduce carbon dioxide emissions 30 percent by 2030, will impose steep costs on Michigan residents while generating negligible environmental benefits. Unless state officials take swift action, Michiganders will be confronted not only with higher energy prices, but also job losses and increased poverty.  Read More