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James Mahlon White V
Environmental Law and Sustainability, 3511
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October 13, 2013

1. The phrase “the power of the purse” is defined as the influence that a legislative group has over public policy because they have the power to vote to use money for public purposes. This is shown by how the Congress has to authorize the president’s budget requests for any funds for agencies and programs of the Executive branch. This was relevant when President Bush wanted to send troops to the Middle East, he had to ask Congress for funding. The House of Representatives- is invested with the “power of the purse,” the ability to tax and spend public money for the national government. The power was given to the House because it was considered to more represent the people and the government wanted to give the people control over the purse-strings according to Massachusetts’ Elbridge Gerry. 2. EIS or Environmental Impact Statement are detailed analysis of the environmental impact of a proposed federal action follows the environmental assessment (EA) as part of the NEPA process. These are many different grounds in which a plaintiff can challenge the adequacy of an agency’s EIS. One of the most common is “improper development of the project, including the lack of authority, inaccurate description, deceptive segmentation of the project, and lack of the planning process that incorporates environmental goals.” http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a325367.pdf Other common examples are inadequate discussion of alternatives, inadequate discussion of environmental impacts, inadequate efforts to develop. Legal challenges are unlikely to succeed if the agency has prepared an EIS in good faith but the above examples demonstrate moments when an EIS may be successfully challenged. 3. Technology based effluent standards include the following: Best Practicable…...

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