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Trump EPA Abdicates Law Enforcement, Gives Polluters Amnesty

The Trump EPA is reversing clean air enforcement positions against coal-burning power plants that EPA has taken and that federal courts have upheld not once, but twice.

Trump EPA’s Scientific Fraud on Deadly Air Pollution

The Trump Environmental Protection Agency has announced plans to try to repeal the Clean Power Plan, and deny Americans annual health benefits that include

Where Will Bill Wehrum, Trump’s Latest EPA Nominee, Take Us On Clean Air?

President Trump’s nominee to head EPA's air program is an industry lawyer who was largely responsible for the Bush EPA’s record of violating the Clean Air Act more often, and allowing more illeg

Trump Budget Attacks Clean Air & Clean Water Protections

President Trump is planning the most extreme and reckless budget attack on the enforcement of clean air, clean water and environmental protections in the nation’s history. Trump administration sources tell reporters that the White House plans to slash the U.S. EPA’s total budget by 25%.

Trump EPA Nominee Answers Senators With Contempt and Extremism

President Trump has nominated Oklahoma attorney general Scott Pruitt to be administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Mr.

Disqualifying: EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt Misled Senators

President Trump has nominated Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to be Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.