EPA’s Message to the Public: Stop Talking Because We’re Not Listening

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By Jessica Knoblauch, Earthjustice Earthjustice attorney Lisa Evans was preparing to leave her house for an evening workout last month when her phone rang with a call from the Environmental Protection Agency. She took the call, curious about why the agency would be contacting her at 8 p.m. on...
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EPA’s Latest Gift to the Coal Industry Reverses Cleanup Plan for Texas Polluters

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By Elena Saxonhouse, Sierra Club The Big Brown coal-fired power plant in Texas emits the lung irritant sulfur dioxide at rates up to 50 times higher than plants with modern technology. The latest action out of Trump’s EPA scraps a cleanup plan for Big Brown and six other Texas coal...
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Zinke’s Illegal Suspension of Methane Rules Will Not Stand

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By Meleah Geertsma, Natural Resources Defense Council Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s illegal suspension of rules to cut methane pollution from drilling operations on public lands is the latest example of the Trump administration’s cavalier disregard for vital public health and environmental...
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