Did The President Of ACCCE Lie Under Oath?

October 29, 2009 12:57 pm ET — Chris Harris

During an October 29, 2009 House hearing over forged letters sent to members of Congress, Steve Miller, CEO and President of the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) claimed his organization never opposed the Waxman-Markey American Clean Energy and Security Act.  However, the facts tell a different story. Did Mr. Miller lie under oath?

Coal Industry Association President Claimed Group Never Opposed Waxman-Markey

During a House hearing over forged letters sent to members of Congress, Steve Miller, CEO and President of the American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) claimed his organization never opposed the Waxman-Markey American Clean Energy and Security Act.

The Facts Tell A Different Story

ACCCE Released A Statement Opposing Waxman-Markey:

[ACCCE, 6/26/09]

ACCCE "Clarified" News Story To Express Opposition To Waxman-Markey:

 

[New York Times Greenwire, 9/9/09]

h/t Zack Roth at TPM

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