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    Default Trump names BP oil spill lawyer as top environmental attorney

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    President Donald Trump announced Tuesday his intention to nominate Jeffrey Bossert Clark—who defended BP in lawsuits surrounding the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill and challenged the Obama administration over greenhouse gas rules on behalf of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce—to head the Justice Department’s Environment and Natural Resources Division.

    Clark is a partner in the Washington, DC office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP and once served in George W. Bush’s administration from 2001 to 2005 as a deputy assistant attorney general for the Justice Department’s Environment and Natural Resources Division.

    “He is a complex trial and appellate litigator with especially deep experience in administrative law, cutting across dozens of statutes and numerous agencies,” the White House announced.

    However, as Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. commented, “Clark’s appointment is a doubling down on the administration’s strategy of retreating from the future and branding America as a petrostate while China steals our global energy, economic and moral leadership, and the rest of the world moves forward.”
    Trump names BP oil spill lawyer as top environmental attorney – People's World

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    Default Re: Trump names BP oil spill lawyer as top environmental attorney

    I guess this guy will be granted a "special waiver" too. Rules are for the common working man, not the swamp critters.

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    Default Re: Trump names BP oil spill lawyer as top environmental attorney

    Quote Originally Posted by fxstc07 View Post
    I guess this guy will be granted a "special waiver" too. Rules are for the common working man, not the swamp critters.
    And exactly what would that waiver be for??

 

 

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