House Passes Bill To Rework The Most Expensive EPA Regulation Ever

Energy | Tim Pearce
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt takes questions about the Trump administration's withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris climate accords during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘Particularly wasteful’

Our Air Is Cleaner Than Ever, So Why Do Americans Think Its Getting Worse?

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A protester carries a sign during the "People's Climate March" in the Manhattan borough of New York

Blame global warming hysteria

Nineteen States Urge EPA To End Obama's Federal Overreach

US | Mary Lou Lang
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Director Lisa Jackson announces a new Obama administration position that greenhouse gasses are a threat to public health at the EPA in Washington, December 7, 2009. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES POLITICS ENVIRONMENT)

‘For the last eight years, politics, not law, drove the shape and character of this country’s environmental regulations’

VW Exec Arrested On Fraud Charges Over Fuel Emission Scandal

Business | Chris White
A logo of VW is pictured at a Volkswagen dealership in Camas, near Seville, southern Spain November 5, 2015. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo

Schmidt is the first VW executive to be arrested in connection with the scandal

These 5 EPA Regs Could Be The First In Trump's Crosshairs

Energy | Andrew Follett
Members of the United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

Lots of EPA power grabs of dubious legality

After 46 Years, EPA Will See HUGE Changes Under Trump

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump speaks at event at Carrier HVAC plant in Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S., December 1, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Bergin

EPA could become a completely different agency

EXCLUSIVE: Lawyers Win Millions Suing Gov't Under Environmental Laws, Then Give It To Democrats

Energy | Michael Bastasch and Ethan Barton
Clinton: A Katz/shutterstock.com, Obama: Drop of Light/shutterstock.com

‘Has definitely become a cottage industry’

EXCLUSIVE: Feds Hide MILLIONS In Payments To Lawyers Suing Under Environmental Laws

Energy | Michael Bastasch and Ethan Barton
Obama pauses for translation during remarks to reporters after meeting with India's Modi in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington

‘It is quite concerning’

Feds Hand Over Nearly $50 MILLION In Environmental Lawsuits

Energy | Michael Bastasch and Ethan Barton
Two women carrying a installation asking to keep fossil fuels in the ground during the Jobs,Justice and Climate rally on July 5, 2015 in Toronto, Canada. (arindambanerjee / Shutterstock.com)

‘There is zero accountability’

Oil Industry Suing EPA For Breaking Their Own Rules

Energy | Andrew Follett
Gavel (Credit: Shutterstock)

‘EPA did not adhere to the statutory requirements’

'Climate Change' Lawyers Quietly Lay Groundwork For EPA Takeover Of US Energy Sector

Energy | Michael Bastasch
People hold placards as they participate in a march ahead of the Paris World Climate Change Conference in Jakarta

‘Expect those arguments in court and in the media echo chamber to help shield EPA’s rules’

Ky. Democrat Wants A 'Sanctuary State' Exempt From EPA Rules

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Members of United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. EPA headquarters in Washington in October 2014. The coal industry is expected to suffer another tumultuous year as natural gas prices and tighter federal pollution rules make it harder for coal to compete. (Reuters)

If cities can ignore immigration laws, why can’t states ignore EPA rules?

Obama's Green Push Comes At Expense Of Nuclear Power

Energy | Steve Birr
Nuclear power plant at night
'We cannot meet greenhouse gas reduction goals.'

GOP Pushes Bill To Rein In EPA's Global Warming Agenda

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI) talks to the media after been nominated for speaker of the House of Representatives

‘Congress needs to reassert itself as the lawmaking branch’

The Untold Story Inside Moody's Most Recent Coal Forecast

Business | Steve Birr
The coal-fired Castle Gate Power Plant is pictured outside Helper, Utah November 27, 2012. The plant was closed in the Spring of 2015 in anticipation of new EPA regulations. President Barack Obama will unveil on August 3, 2015 the final version of his plan to tackle greenhouse gases from coal-fired power plants, kicking off what is expected to be a tumultuous legal battle between federal environmental regulators and coal industry supporters. REUTERS/George Frey

‘The executive branch can impose its will on states and utilities because of the Clean Air Act.’

VW Bankruptcy Potential 'Is Very Real'

Business | Steve Birr

‘New European cars are spewing out on average 40 percent more carbon dioxide than laboratory tests show.’

EPA Has Just Implemented Backdoor Cap-And-Trade

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Environment Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy gestures as she speaks during the Tsinghua Environmental Forum in Beijing

Watch as the liberal media does a victory lap

Hyundai, Kia To Pay $150 Million For Violating EPA Global Warming Laws

Business | Michael Bastasch

‘Businesses that play by the rules shouldn’t have to compete with those breaking the law’

Rule Of Law: How Republican AGs Are Fighting The EPA, And Fighting For Federalism

Opinion | Jessica Medeiros-Garrison
Gina McCarthy

Some Democratic AGs, by contrast, are actively supporting federal usurpation.