Interior Department Rushes Drilling Permits for New Texas Oil Boom as EPA Ignores Methane Rules
He Prefers ‘Regulatory Certainty’ for Polluters
There have been more than 50 deaths since 1980 from a common ingredient in household paint removers.
As memories of a 2008 Tennesse disaster fade, EPA’s Pruitt bows to the power industry on tough coal-ash regulation.
Business and world leaders condemn the decision to withdraw from climate agreement.
The Trump-Pruitt EPA eases the way for an ecological and economic catastrophe in Alaska.
Republicans use uncontroversial Coast Guard budget bill to gut tough ‘invasive species’ water regulation.
EPA’s Pruitt posted the proposed change on Monday, giving people less than a week to support strong Obama regulations on poisons.
For years, Senate Republicans stalled Obama’s nominees and left 129 vacancies for Trump to fill.
The move puts the burden of tackling the climate adaptation squarely on individual states.