Senate Doctors: Utility MACT Kills Jobs, Increases Health Risks
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, U.S. Senators and Doctors John Barrasso, M.D. (R-WY), Tom Coburn, M.D. (R-OK), Rand Paul, M.D. (R-KY) and John Boozman, O.D. (R-AR) wrote President Obama outlining the negative health impacts of high unemployment.In their letter, the Senators and Doctors call on President Obama to stop pushing expensive Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations, like Utility MACT, that put Americans out of work and into the doctor’s office. They also call on federal agencies to include negative health impacts of unemployment into the cost/benefit analysis of regulations.