Trump's EPA Grants Flint $100 Million To Fix Broken Water System

Energy | Chris White
January 23, 2016: Water Tower At Flint Water Plant In Flint, January 23, 2016, Flint, Michigan (Linda Parton / Shutterstock.com)

‘All Americans deserve a more responsive federal government’

Trump To Repeal Major Obama Anti-Fracking Rule

Energy | Andrew Follett
Barack Obama wipes a tear from his eye (REUTERS/Jason Reed)

‘Clearing out the political shenanigans from the Obama administration’

Trump's Budget Chief Says Climate Research 'A Waste Of Your Money'

Energy | Chris White

‘We’re not spending money on that anymore’

Enviros Seek A Probe Against Scott Pruitt's 'Unprecedented' Climate Comments

Energy | Chris White
Director of Environmental Protection Agency Scott Pruitt is sworn in by Justice Samuel Alito at the Executive Office in Washington, U.S., February 17, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘Unprecedented to have the head of the EPA contradicting basic scientific facts’

Trump Wants EPA To Take A Backseat On Environmental Policy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 4: Plaque outside the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in downtown Washington, DC on May 4, 2015. (Credit: Mark Van Scyoc/Shutterstock)

‘EPA would primarily support States and Tribes’

Trump's Budget Eliminates Global Warming Payments To The UN

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Donald Trump Holds Campaign Rally In Phoenix, Arizona

But there’s lots more to cut

Trump Wants To Slash EPA's Budget To The Lowest Level In 40 Years

Energy | Michael Bastasch
President Donald J. Trump shows an executive order entitled, 'Comprehensive Plan for Reorganizing the Executive Branch', after signing it beside members of his Cabinet in the Oval Office of the White House on March 13, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Michael Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images)

‘They really want to cut staff’

Trump Will Reconsider Obama's Fuel Economy Mandate

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump addresses a campaign rally in the Rodeo Arena at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds October 29, 2016 in Golden, Colorado. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

‘Unrealistic standards’

California Official Tries To Poach Federal Bureaucrats Working On Climate Policy

Energy | Chris White
External View of the Department of Energy (Image: Energy.gov.)

‘There’s a dark cloud hanging over Washington right now’

Pruitt's Position On CO2 Improves Scientific Integrity

Opinion | David Lewis
File Photo: Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington.

Federal agencies are never held accountable for selectively funding favorable research.

Depth Charging The Deep State

Opinion | P. H. Guthrie

Trump needs to deploy randomized collective punishment against agencies which flout White House authority.

Trump Mulls Even Deeper Cuts To EPA's Budget

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Then Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at a campaign event in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

‘This is a declaration of war’

Let's Talk About Scott Pruitt's 'Denial' Of Global Warming

Energy | Michael Bastasch
File Photo: Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington.

What did he really say?

VW Pleads Guilty To Defrauding The Gov't In Emission Cheating 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

‘This a very, very, very serious crime’

Did WaPo Admit Scott Pruitt Was Correct On Climate Uncertainty?

Energy | Chris White
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), speaks to employees of the agency in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘Scientists cannot say exactly how much warming will occur’

Bernie Sanders: We Need A 'Political Revolution' Against Fracking

Energy | Andrew Follett
(Photo: ReDemocratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders stand together during a campaign rally where Sanders endorsed Clinton in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, U.S., July 12, 2016. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)

They honestly think they’ve got Trump ‘on the run’

Study: Natural Methane To Blame For Tainted Water, Not Fracking

Energy | Andrew Follett
A natural gas well is drilled near Canton, in Bradford County, Pennsylvania January 8, 2012. Bradford County is currently ground zero for fracking the Marcellus shale in the Northeastern United States. Shale gas production has skyrocketed in recent years thanks to advances in fracking, which involves injecting a cocktail of water, sand and chemicals into the ground to extract fuel. Picture taken January 8, 2012. REUTERS/Les Stone

“No link between fracking and groundwater contamination”

This Is A Sad Day For Environmental Justice, Whatever That Is

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 4: Plaque outside the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in downtown Washington, DC on May 4, 2015. (Credit: Mark Van Scyoc/Shutterstock)

More gov’t spending = Fewer problems

Carl Icahn Blasts Political 'Witch Hunt' Targeting His Association With Trump

Energy | Chris White

‘I have never shied away from following my convictions. I don’t intend to start now’

Media Freaks Out Over EPA Chief's Totally Unsurprising Comments

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), speaks to employees of the agency in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

He’s a skeptic, and that’s nothing new