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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 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

NRDC, Partners Oppose Trump Administration Maneuver to Destroy Clean Water Rule

WASHINGTON – The Natural Resources Defense Council and the National Wildlife Federation today asked the Supreme Court to reject a Trump administration effort to indefinitely delay the implementation of the Clean Water Rule while it moves to kill that rule. The groups were joined in this effort by the South Carolina Coastal Conservation League and One Hundred Miles, represented by the Southern Environmental Law Center.

March 15, 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

Extreme Bills in Senate Threaten Public Health

WASHINGTON – The Natural Resources Defense Council, Physicians for Social Responsibility, BlueGreen Alliance, GreenLatinos, NextGen Climate and a broad coalition representing more than 70 groups are urging the Senate to reject a multi-pronged attack on safeguards that protect Americans from dirty air, contaminated water, tainted food, and unsafe products.

March 14, 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

David Pettit

Senior Attorney, Southern California Air program