Trump’s New Rule Favors Pollution Over US Waterways

Trump’s years of dogged attacks on the Clean Water Rule have finally succeeded, and big ag and fossil fuel industries are rejoicing. The post Trump’s New Rule Favors Pollution Over US Waterways appeared first on The Real News Network. Source: https://therealnews.com/stories/trump-clean-water-rule-pollution-waterways Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was […]

The Trump Administration Just Gutted Clean Water Protections

The Trump administration’s Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Army Corps of Engineers just removed federal protections for hundreds of thousands of small waterways and many of the nation’s wetlands. Later today, EPA administrator Andrew Wheeler will announce the change at a conference of the National… Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/the-trump-administration-just-gutted-clean-water-protec-1841184727 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story […]

EPA scientists warn the EPA against proposed regulation rollbacks

The Environmental Protection Agency’s Scientific Advisory Board isn’t down with the organization’s proposed regulatory rollbacks. In the draft reports the panel has published, it warned that the rollbacks are based on weak scientific analysis and eve… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2020/01/01/epa-scientists-warn-against-regulation-rollback/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:

Most States Have Cut Environmental Agencies’ Budgets at the Worst Possible Time

In the past decade, Congress and the White House cut the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) funding for science and pollution regulation by 16 percent (if you adjust for inflation) and cut 2,699 positions. Those cuts were fueled by the idea that environmental protection should be states’ responsibility,… Read more… Source: https://earther.gizmodo.com/most-states-have-cut-environmental-agencies-budgets-at-1840246534 Droolin’ Dog sniffed […]

States sue to prevent EPA from revoking state emissions powers

States are taking further legal action to prevent the Trump administration from undoing California’s stricter emissions rules. California, 22 other states, DC and the cities of New York and Los Angeles have sued the EPA and other agencies in an attem… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2019/11/16/states-sue-to-prevent-epa-from-revoking-state-emissions-powers/ Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The […]