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New evidence points to former EPA official pushing pre-emptive Pebble Mine veto

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When it comes to a controversial proposed copper and gold mine near Alaska's Bristol Bay , the Environmental Protection Agency long has insisted that it is assessing, not regulating. At least not yet. The EPA has repeatedly said it has no plan to pre-emptively veto the mine proposal via a regulatory hydrogen bomb at its disposal in the Clean Water Act -- certainly not while the agency is...