McConnell plans to take coal country message to EPA listening session in D.C.
Among the 1,600 people who are expected to flock to U.S. EPA listening sessions this week to share their views on the agency's existing power plant proposal will be at least one prominent member of Congress.
Capitol Hill takes on warming as EPA preps for listening sessions
U.S. EPA won't be alone in holding climate change hearings this week. Three congressional committees will also mull the issue, which has been characterized as both the gravest challenge facing future generations and -- in the words of Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) -- "the greatest hoax ever to be perpetrated on the American people."