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The Legislature Today: Morrisey Continues Fight Against EPA

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Attorney General Patrick Morrisey discusses the latest in his case challenging the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan. The U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay in the case this week which essentially freezes the implementation of the carbon reducing rules.

In the House, Delegates approve the Religious Freedom Restoration Act and a Senate Committee makes changes to a bill banning a commonly used second-trimester abortion method. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kAVOJNyZRac&feature=youtu.be

Ashton Marra covers the Capitol for West Virginia Public Radio and can be heard weekdays on West Virginia Morning, the station’s daily radio news program. Ashton can also be heard Sunday evenings as she brings you state headlines during NPR’s weekend edition of All Things Considered. She joined the news team in October of 2012.