Air boards accross the nation are the most powerfull agencies in existence and are beholding to no one. Imagine the state legislature trying to raise our DMV fees.... there would be a fight royale, but the air district sends it to you as a penalty.
These are the worst viscious bastards and need to be run out of town on a rail.
I second your motion. This whole “fourth branch of government” thing is disgusting and hopefully, will be something the TP rolls back. I’ll not hold my breath.