"Like the Clean Power Plan, these burdensome rules will be used by the EPA as a weapon in President Obama’s war on fossil fuels. These excessive regulations are mother blatant attack on the oil and gas industry that will further impede America’s energy security, kill jobs and put even more stress on our national and state economies.”"

- — Texas Railroad Commission Chairman David Porter on proposed federal rules to slash climate-changing methane emissions by 40-45 percent by 2025