Oversight Chair Issa Lashes Out At "Radical" Natural Resources Defense Council

June 02, 2011 1:26 pm ET

Earlier this week, Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) lashed out at John Bryson, President Obama's nominee for Commerce Secretary, citing Bryson's work as co-founder of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) to attack him as a "green evangelist." During a hearing today, Issa repeatedly smeared the NRDC as a "radical" organization that "litigates in order to legislate."

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