Who’s Behind Trump’s Deregulatory Agenda?

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By U.S. Chamber Watch On Monday, President Donald Trump is expected to deliver a major address on his administration’s push for regulatory “reform”. While the Republican Party may have more in-fighting than a forty minute episode of Real Housewives, one thing they can almost all agree on is...
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President Trump is About to Give a Speech That Directly Undermines Science

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By Yogin Kothari, Union of Concerned Scientists Next week, President Donald Trump is going to deliver a speech highlighting his only major policy “achievement” to date: sidelining science and rolling back critical public health, safety, and environmental protections. You’re probably going to...
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Pruitt Plans to Gut the Clean Power Plan: How Weak Will the New EPA Proposal Be?

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By Rachel Cleetus, Union of Concerned Scientists News articles indicate that the EPA is soon going to release a “revised” Clean Power Plan. It is very likely to be significantly weaker than the original CPP, which offered one of the country’s best hopes for reducing carbon emissions that cause...
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Pointless Delay to the Added Sugar Label Keeps Consumers in the Dark

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By Genna Reed, Union of Concerned Scientists In another frustrating example of undermining science-based protections, the FDA this morning proposed delaying compliance for revisions to the Nutrition Facts label. Most food companies were supposed to roll out their revised labels by July 2018....
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