EPA Official: We’re “Crucifying” Oil And Gas Companies…

doofiegirl BTO-t- BCRA-F ~PWCM~ 2012/04/29 21:03:11
A video surfaced on Wednesday showing a regional administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency comparing his agency’s philosophy with respect to regulation of oil and gas companies to brutal tactics employed by the ancient Roman army to intimidate its foes into submission.

EPA’s “philosophy of enforcement,” said EPA’s Region VI Administrator Al Armendariz, is “kind of like how the Romans used to conquer little villages in the Mediterranean: they’d go into little Turkish towns somewhere, they’d find the first five guys they’d run into, and they’d crucify them.”

“That town was really easy to manage for the next few years,” Armendariz added.
Inhofe reiterated the remarks in a speech on the Senate floor Wednesday afternoon. Armendariz’s comments, Inhofe said, “give us a rare glimpse of the Obama administration’s true agenda.” The region over which Armendariz has authority includes Inhofe’s home state of Oklahoma.

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  • Demonic Rat Hunter 2012/04/29 21:14:03
  • Mr. T 2012/04/29 21:06:18
    Mr. T
    And now the WH is along that is not in line with the EPA's policy. WTF..this was THE director and he does not know policy? Just more BS from the WH.

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