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Flint’s Lead Pipes Will Be Replaced Under Settlement in Federal Safe Drinking Water Case

Citizen suit brings funding and timeline for pipe replacement, more water quality testing, transparency, and other resources to help Flint.

March 28, 2017

Trump Launches All-out Assault on Our Health, Environment and Climate

President Trump reportedly will sign an executive order Tuesday directing his administration to rewrite the Clean Power Plan; roll back carbon standards for new power plants; stop the current court cases; throw out the government’s method for counting the benefits of cutting dangerous carbon pollution; abandon a moratorium on new coal leases on public lands; and rescind methane standards.

March 27, 2017

NRDC: Keystone XL Pipeline is ''All Risk, No Reward"

WASHINGTON -- The Trump Administration today issued a permit authorizing construction of the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline, removing one of many obstacles blocking its construction through America’s heartland.

March 24, 2017

Trump Administration Lifts Freeze on Endangered Bumble Bee

Allows Federal Protections to Take Effect

March 21, 2017

NRDC: Trump’s Misguided Budget on Energy, Oceans, Climate and Environment

WASHINGTON – President Trump released his proposed 2018 federal budget today, and experts at the Natural Resources Defense Council made these comments on budgets for the Environmental Protection Agency, Department of Interior, Department of Energy and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Additional materials are below.

March 16, 2017

President Trump Retracts Decision to Keep Strong Clean Car Standards

WASHINGTON – President Trump today moved to weaken the landmark carbon pollution standards for light duty vehicles for model years 2022-2025.

March 15, 2017

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Karen Hobbs

Senior Policy Analyst, Water program

Aliya Haq

Deputy Director, Clean Power Plan Initiative

Dana Gunders

Senior Scientist, Food & Agriculture program

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Senior Attorney, Southern California Air program