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Now hundreds of Democrats are against Obama's radical climate agenda. #CPP @JohnDSiciliano

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27 states openly oppose EPA's costly #carbon plan – so how is #CPP “not controversial?”

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.@RepWesterman: #Obama Admin trying to overrule states w/ a one-size-fits-all approach from #Washington.

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Enjoy affordable #electricity while you can this #Thanksgiving, b/c rates are going to skyrocket under #CPP.

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Americans aren’t alone in their skepticism: #Poland's govt is threatening to veto a #COP21 deal.

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#CPP's been under scrutiny since it was proposed & the chorus of opposition grows by the day.

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Next #Thanksgiving it could cost a lot more to cook the turkey, heat your home & keep the lights on.

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Take a break from shopping and go to to tell us why you appreciate our nation's miners.

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