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Obama's EPA causes last lead smelter to close...

Discussion in 'Political Issues' started by Speleothem, Oct 21, 2013.

  1. Speleothem

    Speleothem

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    http://www.stltoday.com/business/local/doe-run-workers-to-be-cut-at-end-of-december/article_56182c9f-0413-59a5-865e-e864715f3c2d.html
     
  2. aircarver

    aircarver Descent Terminated Silver Member

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    They'll do anything to outlaw bullets ... :frown:

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  3. SJ 40

    SJ 40 Deplorable,Clinger

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    This ! SJ 40
     
  4. LASTRESORT20

    LASTRESORT20 LongTerm-Guy

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    *They ... (Progressives) (Liberals) (Socialists) are working feverishly on all fronts attacking America.
     
  5. ArtificialGrape

    ArtificialGrape CLM

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    Obama's EPA is being blamed for the Clean Air Act of 1990?

    Cool.
     
  6. cowboywannabe

    cowboywannabe you savvy?

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    meanwhile lead smelters in other countries will be working extra to fill the void.
     
  7. Kablam

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    Do some research on this story.

    It only affects their air?
     
  8. Mad Ryan

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    I suspect they weren't hip on upgrading to be compliant because countries like China will happily smelt lead, refine steel, whatever and dump all the leftover crap in the nearest river.

    But it's all Obama's fault.
     
  9. cowboy1964

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    Let the Chinese pollute themselves into financial extinction.
     
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  10. LASTRESORT20

    LASTRESORT20 LongTerm-Guy

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    **It is his fault...and his wacho Implants

    "President Obama "filled in more pieces" of his second term leadership team yesterday, nominating a trio of new advisers to lead the Energy Department, Environmental "

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    "Two of Obama’s new nominees will also focus on another second term priority – tackling the threat of "climate change". To head that effort, Obama promoted current EPA official Gina McCarthy to lead the agency and MIT scientist Ernest Moniz to run the Energy Department."

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  11. Wake_jumper

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    So, where will the Army and DHS get lead for their bullets?
     
  12. Mad Ryan

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    Man... You guys are hilarious...

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  13. Mad Ryan

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    Is English your second language? Because if it is I won't point out your horrid grammar and sentence structure.

    That and the fact that you don't seem to make a lick of sense.

    Are you having a problem with his choices of people to run the agencies?

    Maybe you just need to take a nice relaxing dump. :wavey:
     
  14. Gunnut 45/454

    Gunnut 45/454

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    What are you an unemployed english teacher?:rofl:

    To the OP: Yep anything they can do to hurt American industry he will do. Workin hard to get America to a 30 hour work week. Raise taxes on 90% of America, shut down any industry that would create jobs.:steamed: As for lead I smelt my own and have plenty and can get plenty more, the EPA can go f''@# themselves!
     
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  15. Guss

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    From the thirteen or so other refineries.
     
  16. Guss

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    Lead is nasty stuff. If you lived near one of the smelting plants you would be talking differently.
     
  17. ShallNotBeInfringed

    ShallNotBeInfringed NRA Business Al

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    It is not just lead refineries, it is any plant with the ability to cast anything. If you pour molten anything into forms, you have been put out of business, or about to be, because of excessive regulations.

    As a country, our ability to build things, is being systematically taken away.

    You cannot protect yourself as a country, if all the foundries have been dismantled. Checkmate.

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  18. VinnieD

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    So where exactly do they intend to get bullets for the military now?
     
  19. aircarver

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    Maobama expects them to put daisys in their gun barrels, and bow low ... :steamed:

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  20. Wake_jumper

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    None of which are located in the U.S.