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Jennifer Golinsky Jennifer Golinsky is on the Georgetown Environmental Law Review. This post is part of the Environmental Law Review Syndicate. When the EPA released its draft of the Clean Power Plan (CPP) in June 2014, commentators were quick to draw comparisons to Obamacare (i.e., the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, hereinafter the ACA).