Pruitt’s War on the Planet and the EPA—and What Congress Can Do About It

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By Ken Kimmell, Union of Concerned Scientists We have now endured almost a year with Scott Pruitt as the head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). His tenure is unprecedented—a full frontal assault on the agency he heads, and a retreat from the mission he is charged by law to...
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Costs of White House Bailout of Coal and Nukes: 27,000 Early Deaths, $263 Billion

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By Grant Smith and Bill Walker, Environmental Working Group The Trump administration’s scheme to make utility customers subsidize dirty, dangerous and aging coal and nuclear power plants would result in 27,000 premature deaths and a net cost of $263 billion by 2045, according to...
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