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You Can Do This, Kentucky

Mitch McConnell says the EPA's proposed rules on power-plant emissions will ruin his state. He's underestimating Kentucky.

Dark days for Kentucky? Not quite.

Photographer: Luke Sharett/Bloomberg

Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, who will become majority leader in January, says the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed rules limiting power-plant carbon emissions will cripple his state. Those regulations would constitute "the single worst blow to Kentucky's economy in modern times," McConnell says.

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