Scott Pruitt, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, today announced that the previous administration’s “Clean Power Plan,” unveiled by President Obama in August of 2015, would be rescinded:
Pruitt in KY: "Tomorrow in Washington DC I’ll be signing a proposed rule to withdraw the so called clean power plan of the past admin…" pic.twitter.com/UhbCvjoVzc
— Alan He (@alanhe) October 9, 2017
Aside from that serving as yet another example of the perils of “pen and phone”-style leadership, Alyssa Milano’s concerned that rescinding Obama’s eco regulations might spark a planetary emergency:
It’s cool because we have other planets to move to and all.
E.P.A. Announces Repeal of Major Carbon Emissions Rule https://t.co/scWclzZiof
— Alyssa Milano (@Alyssa_Milano) October 9, 2017
Wait, Obama’s “Clean Power Plan” might have been the difference between living comfortably on Earth and having to evacuate the planet?
Do you honestly believe that a rule set down by a single POTUS is the difference between A-OK and END OF THE WORLD? https://t.co/0kHMe2g3uM
— Heimish Conservative (@HeimishCon) October 9, 2017
If liberals think the government has that much power, maybe they should consider giving government less power (as if).