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EPA Official Responsible For “Crucify” Comments Resigns

Inevitable: WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration’s top environmental official in the oil-rich South and Southwest region has resigned after Republicans targeted him over remarks made two years ago when he used the word “crucify” to describe his approach to enforcement. In a letter to EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson sent Sunday, Al Armendariz says he [...]
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EPA Official Resigns Over “Crucify Them” Attack on Energy Producers

US Politics / Conservative : Gateway Pundit (2 years ago)

The EPA official who bragged about “Crucifying” American energy companies has resigned. Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) released video last week. In the video, Obama EPA official Al Armendariz promises to “crucify” potential foes of the... Read Post

EPA Official Resigns Over 'Crucify' Comment

US Politics / Liberal : Drudge Retort Weblog (2 years ago)

A top regional official in the Environmental Protection Agency has resigned after Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) criticized him for remarks he made two years ago. Al Armendariz, who was administrator for a five-state region, used the w... Read Post

EPA Official Resigns After 'Crucify Them' Remarks -- Networks Ignored It, Unlike the Bush Era

US Politics / Conservative : NewsBusters (2 years ago)

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