So, they delayed a rule that was set up to cover our collective butts in the case of a lawsuit? What happens when one of these mining companies makes a huge mess and environmental groups file suit? Who will foot the bill for those suits? Obviously not the mining companies. So, the mining companies can pollute all they want, and they will be bailed out at the taxpayers’ expense. That’s what the EPA is all about in this republican kleptocracy. Just great.