NEPA and Climate Change: Another Basis for Defending the Clean Power Plan

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By Joel Mintz, Center for Progressive Reform The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan – the agency’s bold attempt to use the Clean Air Act to protect our health and the environment by regulating greenhouse gas emissions from new and existing power plants – has...
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Regulators Examine Fintech

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By Jay Lotz, Consumers Union Last week we wrote about tech companies that are looking to transform the financial services industry by creating websites and apps that provide an array of financial services. Because of their potential to disrupt the financial services industry and change the...
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GAO Confirms Dangerous Working Conditions Across Poultry Industry

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By Katie Tracy, Center for Progressive Reform This morning, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) released a report finding that hazardous working conditions across the meat and poultry industry put workers at risk of on-the-job injuries and illnesses. While injury and illness rates...
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