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Goodbye science, hello industry

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Mon, 11/06/2017 (All day)

Rigorous, independent research and analysis should undergird everything the government does. Nowhere is that more true than at the Environmental Protection Agency, which crafts and enforces a wide range of regulations aimed at limiting damage to the environment — and to people — from pollutants.

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EPA Replaced Its Top Science Advisers Without Telling Them

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Wed, 11/01/2017 (All day)

The Environmental Protection Agency dismissed its top science counselors without telling them in advance, two of them told HuffPost on Wednesday.

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Trump administration backs away from fight over California's power to set rules for cars and trucks

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Mon, 06/19/2017 (All day)

The Trump administration is backing off its threat to revoke California’s unique authority to set its own tough pollution standards for cars and trucks — rules that have become a crucial tool for states to combat climate change without help from Washington.