It’s the Economy, Sonny: Why the Coronavirus Demands Maximum SNAP Benefits Now

Comment are off
By Rebecca Boehm, Union of Concerned Scientists Over the last three years the Trump administration and its Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue have gone straight for the jugular of our country’s social safety net. Through a series of new rules, they have sought to cut people off the...
Continue Reading

Court Requires EPA to Protect Communities Against Worst-Case Chemical Spills

Comment are off
By Natural Resources Defense Council On Thursday, a federal district court required the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to issue long-overdue protections against worst-case scenario spills of hazardous materials, like in the case of extreme storms, fires, or flooding. The decision approved...
Continue Reading