Americans for Prosperity New York Activist Sues to Stop States Participation in RGGI Cap & Trade Scheme
For Immediate Release June 28, 2011
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DATELINE: NEW YORK, NY An Americans for Prosperity New York activist today filed suit challenging New York States participation in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) Cap & Trade program.
Buffalo-area activist Lisa Thrun, lead plaintiff in the lawsuit and volunteer grassroots chair for Americans for Prosperitys New York chapter, explained the impetus for filing the lawsuit.
Im here today because as a ratepayer, as a taxpayer I was not represented and neither were the taxpayers of New York State.