Trump's EPA Delays An Obama-Era Rule Threatening More Coal Plant Closures

Energy | Michael Bastasch
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

‘Relief from the existing regulatory deadlines’

EPA's Scott Pruitt: What Was So Great About Obama's Environmental Record?

Energy | Chris White
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview for Reuters at his office in Washington, U.S., July 10, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘He tried to regulate CO2 twice and flunked twice’

Hillary Blames Obama's 'War On Coal' For Her Unpopularity In Coal Country

Energy | Michael Bastasch
NEW YORK - March 10, 2015: Hillary Clinton speaks during the Step It Up For Gender Equality event at the Hammerstein Ballroom on March 10, 2015, in New York. Shutterstock/ JStone

‘The backlash reached a fevered pitch’

Enviros Already Using Hurricane Harvey To Spread Fear About EPA Budget Cuts

Energy | Chris White

Prepare ‘for more asthma attacks’

EPA Accused Of Burying Scientific Evidence That Contradicted Obama's Agenda

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. President Barack Obama attends a discussion at the German Protestant Kirchentag in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch - RTX37JKW

‘Ozone would be given a mistrial’

Trump Should Eliminate Fake Science

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

It just takes putting accomplished scientists in charge — who understand both science and the federal bureaucracy.

NY AG Sues Trump For Peeling Back Obama's Fuel Efficiency Rules

Energy | Chris White
New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announces the filing of a multistate lawsuit to protect Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients at a press conference at John Jay College in New York City, U.S., September 6, 2017. REUTERS/Joe Penney

AGs will act when ‘those we serve are put at risk’

EPA Spent 8 Years Developing Tool Nobody Uses

| Mark Tapscott
Lisa Jackson
Eight years after work began on the tool no one wants, a federal watchdog says this is wasteful spending

The EPA Is Shrinking, Which Is... Bad?

DC Trawler | Jim Treacher
Animas river after Gold King Mine spill (Credit: Barbara K Powers/Shutterstock)

Right?

Sierra Club Warns Trump's EPA Could Call The Police On Reporters

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump arrives at the White House in Washington D.C., August 30, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

‘Blocked reporters from entering an event’

Nearly 50 Percent Of The EPA's Entire Workforce Are Eligible To Retire Within Next Five Years

Energy | Chris White

EPA continues offering buyout packages to employees

Dem Megadonor Compares Trump's EPA To Stalin

Energy | Tim Pearce
Tom Steyer (Credit: Debby Wong / Shutterstock.com)

‘Priorities’

Enviro Group Files A FOIA Request Against The EPA For Blasting Media's Harvey Coverage

US | Chris White
Flooded homes are shown near Lake Houston following Hurricane Harvey August 30, 2017 in Houston, Texas. The city of Houston is still experiencing severe flooding in some areas due to the accumulation of historic levels of rainfall, though the storm has moved to the north and east. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

‘Trump is wasting time attacking journalists’

EPA Says 'Misleading' Press Reports About Houston's Toxic Waste Sites Create Panic

US | Chris White
Flooded homes are shown near Lake Houston following Hurricane Harvey August 30, 2017 in Houston, Texas. The city of Houston is still experiencing severe flooding in some areas due to the accumulation of historic levels of rainfall, though the storm has moved to the north and east. (Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

‘Anything to the contrary is yellow journalism’

78-Year-Old Man Imprisoned For Digging Ponds Without A Permit

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

‘This is the government going too far’

Trump's EPA Claims Climate Scientists Are Politicizing Hurricane Harvey

Energy | Chris White
Climate Change wooden sign with a desert background (By ESB Professional/Shutterstock)

‘EPA is focused on the safety of those affected’

EXCLUSIVE: EPA Has A Report Identifying Officials Using Encryption Apps, And This Legal Group Wants It Made Public

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: 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/File Photo

‘The EPA has a legal obligation to preserve all records’