What She Said: Lisa Jackson on the Environment and Economy

" 'Too dirty to fail' tries to convince Americans that they must choose between their health and the economy, a choice that's been proved wrong for the four decades that the EPA has been in existence. No credible economist links our current economic crisis -- or any economic crisis -- to tough clean-air and clean-water standards." -- Environmental Protection Agency administrator Lisa Jackson, responding to political backlash against the agency, in an op-ed in the LA Times