Friday, September 14, 2012
Wyoming Says "Back Off Jack" To The Feds
Why get the Feds involved when state and local entities know what is best for their areas?
Centralized control never works for a national economy. Ask those from the former Soviet Union.
The proposed U.S. Bureau of Land Management rule resembles one already in place in Wyoming. For two years now, Wyoming has required companies to disclose the ingredients in their "fracking" chemicals.
Having similar rules on both the federal and state level is duplicative and unnecessary, Mead wrote Interior Secretary Ken Salazar on Monday.
"The effect is fewer jobs, less economic development and a dangerous precedent for future regulatory actions," the governor wrote.
Read the rest of the article here: http://www.cnbc.com/id/49002759