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States move to sue Obama Administration over climate rules

Timothy Cama | The Hill


A coalition of conservative states wasted little time Monday in promising to sue the Obama administration to stop its climate rules for power plants.

The states, led by West Virginia, believe the rules are “fundamentally flawed and illegal” and intend to go to court to prove their case.

“The final rule announced Monday blatantly disregards the rule of law and will severely harm West Virginia and the U.S. economy,” Patrick Morrisey, attorney general of West Virginia, said in a statement. Full Story