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"Congress empowered the Environmental Protection Agency on the theory that only a national agency that is insulated from accountability to voters could produce the scientifically grounded pollution rules needed to save a careless public from its own filth. In this provocative book, David Schoenbrod explains how his experience as an environmental advocate brought him to ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published August 22nd 2006 by Yale University Press (first published March 11th 2005)
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Some good ideas about giving more power to the states to make environmental regulation, but not a very thoroughly constructed argument. Plenty of annoying comments about elitists. A bit of an extremist.
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