Category Archives: Environment

Dold Announces Local Recipients of 2012 ENERGY STAR Award

From the office of Rep. Robert Dold (Ill., 10th District)… Congratulates 10th District Businesses for their Achievement WASHIGNTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Robert J. Dold (IL-10) announced that two local businesses, Good Earth Lighting, Inc. in Wheeling and Scotsman Ice … Continue reading

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If I Wanted America to Fail, I’d Do What the EPA And Environuts Want

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Heartland Institute: The ‘Gate’ Scandal That Never Was

Global warmists finally have an email “gate” of their own that they can turn against “deniers” and they are taking full advantage of it. The Warmists are excited that the Heartland Institute, a Chicago-based state policy group, has been “outed” … Continue reading

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Illinois to Make YOU Pay for Electric Cars You Don’t Want

-By Warner Todd Huston Sales of electric cars and hybrid vehicles are not good. No one wants them. But the overlords at the State Capitol know better than you Illinoisans do, apparently. They are bound and determined to shove them … Continue reading

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Hultgren: European Court’s Decision On Carbon Tax Is Heavy-Handed, Harmful To U.S. Airlines

From the office of Rep. Randy Hultgren (R, Illinois 14th District)… Geneva, IL – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) today released the following statement after the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled in favor of the European Union’s Emissions Trading … Continue reading

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Rep. Manzullo Votes to Protect Farmers from Overreaching EPA Regulation on Farm Dust

From State Rep. Don Manzulo (16th District)… Under proposal, farmers could face huge fines for driving unpaved roads [WASHINGTON] – Congressman Don Manzullo (R-IL) voted today for legislation to prevent the EPA from regulating farm dust under the Clean Air … Continue reading

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Kinzinger Questions Loss of Half a Billion Dollars in Solyndra Loans

From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, Illinois 11th District)… Kinzinger Questions Energy Secretary Chu Over Potential Loss of Taxpayers’ Half a Billion Dollars in Solyndra Loan Guarantee WASHINGTON, D.C. – During questioning by U.S. Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-11), … Continue reading

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Hultgren: New Reports Show Senate Should Have Passed Cut, Cap And Balance

From the office of Rep. Randy Hultgren (R, Illinois 14th District)… Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) today released the following statement regarding a recent report stating that the United States’ credit rating will likely be downgraded by … Continue reading

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