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Mitt Romney Dusts Off a Proven Lie to Try to Deceive Voters

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 12.09.2012 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Mitt Romney lied to an audience in Iowa on Tuesday by spouting one of his favorite falsehoods: the Environmental Protection Agency wants to regulate farm dust.

Bob Dold Keeping Close Eye on Environmental Votes, If Not the Environment

Ellen Gill | Posted 07.21.2012 | Politics
Ellen Gill

So, Bob Dold managed to vote against the environment seven (7) times in 2011 and 2012 and voted with his party 7 out of 11 times on the environment, but going up on a bucked lift impressed the Lake County New-Sun.

Friday Talking Points -- The White Knight Is Talking Backwards...

Chris Weigant | Posted 02.08.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Sadly, there was a swarm of Democrats behaving badly this week. There were so many, in fact, that we had to leave out a few minor ones (at the state level).

Michael McAuliff

House Votes To Ban Imaginary Farm Dust Regulation

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bill to ban a farm dust regulation that the federal government has never proposed passed the House Thursday, sailing through easily on...

Conservative Flashpoint Issues Pose Obstacles To Must-Do Spending Bill

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Conservative flashpoint issues from abortion and abstinence education to President Barack Obama's health care law are the biggest o...

Republicans Debating Rule That Doesn't Exist

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The issue may be dust in the wind, but Republicans are still moving to block it. Environmental Protection Agency officials have said ...

Michael McAuliff

Farm Dust Fear Is 'Fairy Dust,' Democrats Charge

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 12.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats mocked a GOP push to bar tougher regulation of "farm dust" Tuesday, saying the idea that the federal government even wants to ...

EPA Farm Dust Rule A 'Myth,' Agency Says

AP | By MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 12.17.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- The EPA is trying to put to rest what it calls a "myth" that it is going to crack down on farm dust. In letters to two senators last we...