What Are People Saying About Trump’s Dirty Water Rule?

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By Jon Devine, Natural Resources Defense Council Recently, the Trump administration stopped taking public comment (after an absurdly short period of time) on a proposed regulation that would dramatically weaken the Clean Water Act. The Act is the country’s principal law protecting lakes,...
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From Profound Conflicts of Interest to a Blind Eye for Harassment, Barry Myers Is the Wrong Choice for NOAA

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By Andrew Rosenberg, Union of Concerned Scientists When the founder and CEO of AccuWeather was nominated by President Trump to lead the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), it immediately raised serious concerns from me and many others. After all, Myers is not a scientist but...
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Trump EPA’s Toxic Chemical Policies Draw Another Lawsuit

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By Daniel Rosenberg, Natural Resources Defense Council It’s getting hard to keep track of all the ways The Trump Administration’s EPA—led by coal, chemical, and oil industry lobbyists—is undermining the nation’s bedrock environmental laws and failing to protect the public as those laws require....
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