Archive for the ‘Environment’ Category
Thursday, September 25th, 2014
Inspired by President to expand Pacific Ocean sanctuary: Are will be world’s largest fully protected marine reserve (Juliet Eilperin, Washington Post 9/25/14 page A6).
“[Obama is using his legal authority] in a roughshod way, with no appreciation for the people who actually know anything [about the sites].” — House Natural Resources subcommittee on public lands and environmental regulation chair Rep. Rob Bishop (R-Utah)
Obama is taking actions to protect marine habitat,
But the GOP is rejecting them.
It’s problem with Obama’s approach to ocean resources?
That he’s protecting them.