*Some folks are scratching their heads more and more these days when it comes to President Obama. Once again he’s capitulated to the Republicans and changed the rules as far as the EPA is concerned.

But, actually it could be a smart move.

Here’s the latest from the Wall Street Journal:

President Obama, citing the nation’s struggling economy, asked the Environmental Protection Agency to withdraw an air quality rule that Republicans and business groups had said would cost up to $1 trillion per year and kill thousands of jobs.

The rule, which would have tightened standards for smog-forming ozone, has been under attack for months from industry groups and lawmakers. Republicans have cited the rule as a prime example of the regulatory overreach that they say is hampering the economic recovery.

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