(From The Daily Caller)
“The EPA now has the opportunity to correct that error under the leadership of Administrator Pruitt. We therefore invite the agency to turn away from its recent practices and bring its rule-making back into compliance with the very statutes from which it derives its authority,” said Paxton.
Paxton also said the EPA should respect the role that the statutes clearly express. “The Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act expressly affirm that the states have the primary responsibility to care for the environment. It is about time the EPA respected that role,” he said.