Why did the Environmental Protection Agency really delay its new boiler pollution rules? Bradford Plumer of The New Republic writes it could be a reaction to anti-EPA sentiment among the new Republican leadership in Congress, and a preview of how environmental policy will be affected over the next two years:
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