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Andrew Wheeler Confirmed As The Nation’s 15th EPA Administrator

Published: 
Sat, 03/02/2019 - 2:29pm

Andrew Wheeler has been confirmed as the nation’s 15th administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Trump administration’s own analyses indicate many of its new regulations will hurt vulnerable Americans

Published: 
Mon, 11/26/2018 - 12:09pm

President Trump’s push to roll back federal regulations will take a significant toll on Americans’ health and finances, according to a surprising source — the Trump administration itself.

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California sues EPA for documents to determine whether Administrator Scott Pruitt has conflict of interest

Published: 
Sat, 08/12/2017 - 12:55pm

California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra on Friday filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, alleging it failed to comply with a request for documents that might indicate whether agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has a conflict of interest.

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The E.P.A. Backs Off on Factory Farms

Published: 
Sun, 06/16/2013 - 10:21pm
Category: 
Shopping & Food

The Environmental Protection Agency is obliged under the Clean Water Act to monitor America’s waterways and shield them from the toxic runoff from factory farms.