AUSTIN  – The Texas Public Policy Foundation today announced a special reprint of The EPA’s Clean Power Plan Will Hurt the Poor and Middle Class the Most. The paper, authored by Fueling Freedom Project Director Doug Domenech and originally published in March 2016 in the Capital Research Center’s Green Watch, compiles data from various studies in order to show the devastating impact of the EPA’s rule on both the cost of energy and on jobs.  
 
            “There is no disputing that EPA’s plan to reduce carbon dioxide from the power sector is all-pain for no gain,” said Domenech. “The high cost imposed on poor and middle class families in return for little or no climate benefit are unacceptable. Low cost, affordable energy is the way to create jobs and prosperity.”
 
To view the full paper, please visit: http://txpo.li/cpp-will-hurt-poor-and-middle-class-most
 
To schedule an interview with Mr. Domenech please contact Elizabeth Lincicome at elincicome@texaspolicy.com or 919-744-8087.

The Honorable Doug Domenech is Director of the Fueling Freedom Project at the Texas Public Policy Foundation. Domenech most recently served as Secretary of Natural Resources for the Commonwealth of Virginia and served as White House Liaison and Deputy Chief of Staff at the U.S. Department of the Interior.

The Texas Public Policy Foundation is a non-profit, free-market research institute based in Austin, Texas.

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