Can Any Branch of Government Oversee the EPA?

William Yeatman, December 28, 2016

A foundational principle behind the structure of the U.S. government, as provided by the Constitution, is that human beings are power hungry. In separating the powers inherent to government and also empowering each branch with checks over the other, the Founding Fathers’ idea was to counteract ambition with ambition, and thereby keep any one of the three branches from gaining ascendancy over the others.

URL: https://cei.org/blog/can-any-branch-government-oversee-epa

03. January 2017 by Terry Headley
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