Trump's EPA

Trump's EPA

Scott Pruitt Has Until July 11 to Explain His Climate Skepticism, Judge Rules

After Pruitt ignored an FOIA request for studies supporting his view that humans are not the primary contributor to climate change, environmental advocates turned to the courts.
Becky Ferreira
6.6.18
EPA

Even the White House is investigating Scott Pruitt’s soundproof booth now

It's the seventh — or is it the eighth? — federal investigation.
Alex Lubben
4.18.18
Livable Planet

Here’s the Stats You Need to Know About That Big Climate Change Study Leak

Will President Trump dispute the evidence found by scientists representing 13 federal agencies?
Impact Staff
8.8.17
Voices

A Public Meeting Could Be What Helps Save the Contaminated Hudson River

The August 9 meeting in NYC will address the clean-up of cancer-causing PCBs dumped in the Hudson for decades.
Ned Sullivan
8.7.17
Voices

The Fight Is On for a Healthy Hudson River

Alarm bells are ringing as local activists launch effort to protect the birthplace of America's environmental movement.
Nick Chedli Carter
7.28.17
Impact Work

The Poor, Climate, and Your Grandma Are Screwed Under Trump’s Budget

Pretty much anyone not in the one percent should be freaked out.
Katelyn Harrop
5.29.17
yikes

A Bunch of People Got Sick from a Pesticide Trump’s EPA Didn't Ban

The agency backed down from banning chlorpyrifos just five weeks ago.
Susan Rinkunas
5.15.17
Impact Work

What Does Trump’s New Government Spending Bill Mean for Advocacy?

Nonprofits and government agencies face an uncertain future.
Michelle Betters
5.8.17
Comment

Let's Be Crystal Clear: Public Water Needs to Be Protected

"Without access to clean water, states, nations, and all of civilization will collapse."
Jon Bowermaster
4.24.17
yikes

Science Committee Wants to Restrict the EPA's Use of Science

Come again?
Susan Rinkunas
3.31.17
Health

EPA Goes Against Its Own Findings and Rejects Ban on Controversial Pesticide

"The EPA’s own analysis estimated that 1- to 2-year-old children are currently being exposed to levels of chlorpyrifos in their food that are 140 times higher than what the agency deems safe."
Alex Swerdloff
3.31.17
Trump's EPA

How Trump's Climate Takedown Will Fail

To undo the Clean Power Plan, the EPA will have to undergo the same years-long process it took to craft it to begin with.
Grennan Milliken
3.29.17
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