October 16, 2021

12 states sue Joe Biden over climate orders

President Joe Biden acted quickly to issue a slew of controversial executive orders soon after taking office, and he’s now being dragged into court by a coalition of 12 states over an executive order they claim will harm the nation through expanded federal power.

Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt, who filed the lawsuit, stated, “Once again, an administration wants federal bureaucrats to do by burdensome regulation what it is unable to pass through Congress,” Schmidt said.

“This order would result in new regulations that would significantly burden Kansas agriculture, energy production and manufacturing. No president has authority to impose this massive job-killing cost on our economy by executive order.”

State attorneys general from Arkansas, Arizona, Indiana, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Utah also joined the action.

The lawsuit argues Executive Order 13990, called “Protecting Public Health and the Environment and Restoring Science to Tackle the Climate Crisis,” does not have the authority to issue binding social costs for greenhouse gases.

The lawsuit also claims the social costs show $269 billion for carbon dioxide, $990 billion for methane and $8.24 trillion for nitrous oxide. A total of approximately $9.5 trillion in additional costs would be added to the U.S. economy through this single executive order.

Kansas Attorney General Schmidt has been busy on other matters regarding Biden’s agenda:

Last month, Schmidt also wrote President Biden asking him to reconsider his administration’s decisions to unilaterally revoke the construction permit for the Keystone XL pipeline and to suspend Operation Talon, a federal program that finds and deports sex offenders who are illegally in the country.

Biden’s executive orders have led to many consequences, but states are not giving up without a fight. Schmidt and others are leading a coordinated response to roll back the president’s agenda.

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John Decker (@guest_1171650)
7 months ago

With all that Chinese money on hand, Biden could pay for it all with pocket change.

PAT (@guest_1171707)
Reply to  John Decker
7 months ago

WHAT ABOUT ALL THE OTHER CRIMINAL DEMORATS, WHO HAVE BECOME MILLIONAIRES AND MULTI MILLIONAIRES FROM ALL THE DARK CASH THEY HAVE RECEIVED FOR YEARS AND YEARS.

bob onit (@guest_1171963)
Reply to  PAT
7 months ago

Obama shows up on a senators salary ,leaves with enough to buy a twelve million $ coastal mansion and he has a house in the Washington area too,I seem to recall an 8 million $ house with a million $ wall around it commies make good $ comrade somebody is paying him back for services rendered maybe

robert w sanders (@guest_1172813)
Reply to  PAT
7 months ago

take there money away and they will squeel like the PIGS they are.

Marion (@guest_1171658)
7 months ago

It is high time the demonrats are controlled
And stoped before the country is ruined!
Biden is in the White House by their corrupt
Deeds to change the election results.
What good are the so called judges in our
Supreme Court if they refuse to hear cases
And proof of the fake election for the highest
Position in the country. They are more than disappointing, I find them endothelial totally!!

Janice Perkins (@guest_1171711)
Reply to  Marion
7 months ago

Biden probably never sees any of the letters and someone writes what he says. I don’t think he knows what he says. Just says the words. I don’t know what can be done. I thank all the voters who voted for him because it was obvious there was something wrong with him when he was running for office. Oh but he spoke nice.

Debbie Hyams (@guest_1171896)
Reply to  Marion
7 months ago

Amen!

James R Mahan (@guest_1171661)
7 months ago

Awesome, FIGHT ON!

Samuel Meachem (@guest_1171670)
7 months ago

Well, it wouldn’t surprise me if the Democrats paid of SCOTUS to not hear the cases. It was quite obvious to anybody with half a brain that the election was not the most secure election ever. There was too much evidence proving different.

bob onit (@guest_1171968)
Reply to  Samuel Meachem
7 months ago

Could have donated your brain to ”the science or sciency type stuff ,” and still got that he was peeled no doubt.

The Redhawk (@guest_1171673)
7 months ago

HAS THE long overdue ” REVOLUTION BEGUN”???

Colman (@guest_1171801)
Reply to  The Redhawk
7 months ago

YOU ARE RIGHT REDHAWK the revolution should come in order to clean and sterilize the country beginning from the house.

Colman

Stephen Russell (@guest_1171689)
7 months ago

ALL Red States do more awesome

Pollty (@guest_1171693)
7 months ago

Why only 12states?

Magda (@guest_1171775)
Reply to  Pollty
7 months ago

Unless at least 3/4 of the states would start lawsuits for all the BS coming from DC , nothing will ever change!!!’n

If people would not wake up now, after we realize how close we’re getting to become Venezuela, then this is going to be the end of USA !!!
“Great reset”, they call it !!!!

GySgt. Lew Souder, USMC/Ret.. (@guest_1171799)
7 months ago

Fox News tried to warn the American People about Biden and the Democrats. They should be seeing the results of his first 55 days. He and all of his democratic cronies should be the ones IMPEACHED…. They are destroying the USA..

S.L. (@guest_1171809)
7 months ago

Dementia Joe is far long brain dead and he’s not the one making decisions. Kamala and the other radical POS cabinet, who several of them are Obama picks, are writing his decisions and speeches. It’s time for all of us to press our government leaders and recruit supporters to abolish the demo party. Not only impeach Biden and the Kamal but also Pelosi and Schumer as well as several other swamp swimmers. Can’t trust these people before the 2020 election and definitely not now. This swamp is deeper than ever before and it’s time to take them down. they will pay big time and I pray these devil worshippers go down sooner than later. Impeach, Impeach, Impeach!!!

Jan (@guest_1171910)
7 months ago

Well, the Democrats, including Biden, will rid of anything that Trump did. They were so afraid that Trump was getting close to their corruption that they had to do something to get him out of office. It’s corruption galore and Soros is behind a lot of it and those Democrats answer to that evil man. He hates the U.S.

John Cook (@guest_1171927)
7 months ago

My exact thoughts . You nailed it my fellow American. EO Joe is just a puppet for those corrupt Democrats . Biden is done . He is not mentally or physically competent enough to hold the most powerful position in the World. Damn shame these criminals are placing him in the limelight to take the blame an fall for these corrupt morons. The law needs to wake up and recognize the crimes and corruption carried out by these politicians. Start with impeachments , Biden , Harris , Pelosi , Schumer just to name a few that have committed crimes against America. I guess they are above the law . They make the laws. Where does it end

Marie (@guest_1172321)
7 months ago

Biden and Harris need to be impeached and any Democrat that can not stand for America and our Constitution need to go to. Call, write and email you Representatives Senators daily until we get results. Write to the supreme Court about the treason committed in the election. Urge them to rethink there decision to not look into the election fraud before our country goes down in flames.
US Supreme Court, 1 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20543
You cannot call or email — you must write a letter!!!
Members of the House
202-224-3841
Members of the Senate
202-224-3121
TOLL FREE:
866-272-6622

Beverly Padjune (@guest_1172577)
7 months ago

alcohol and weed to the homeless on the taxpayers dime??? deseased migrants crossing our borders and heading into our Country have the dems lost their minds all the while telling us to keep wearing our masks??

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5 months ago

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