8-9-12: The Pebble Project, Due Process And The Rule of Law
Comment on Due Process and Rule of Law. The latest example of EPA killing America's economy is the Alaska case of a mine investor, the Pebble Partnership, which has acquired leases on state lands designated for mining (Here is an Alaska newspaper report by Lisa Demer. Here is the Pebble Partnership position.).
The EPA with support from well-funded environmental activists are seeking to derail the project even before it applies for a number of required state and federal permits for specific work on the state project.
This is another federal violation of "due process" and an attack on our formerly orderly "rule of law", as the agency has constructed an imaginary project so that it might study the potential impact of an imaginary mine surrogate. ... read more at Northern Gas Pipelines