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Dec 29 2018
The Trump administration has targeted an Obama-era regulation credited with helping dramatically reduce toxic mercury pollution from coal-fired power plants, saying the benefits to human health and the environment may not be worth the cost of the regulation.Fox News (Online News)
Jun 03 2022
U.S. refiners will be on the hook for blending record volumes of ethanol and other renewable fuels into the nation's fuel supply this year, the Environmental Protection Agency said Friday.
The decision is a big win for the corn lobby and a setback for many refinery interests that say the requirements are too costly.Washington Examiner
May 14 2018
Political infighting that has been a hallmark of the Trump White House is spreading to the rest of the administration — and to K Street as well.The Hill
Dec 22 2017
More than 700 people have left the Environmental Protection Agency since President Trump took office, a wave of departures that puts the administration nearly a quarter of the way toward its goal of shrinking the agency to levels last seen during the Reagan administration.New York Times (News)
Apr 30 2017
EPA is overhauling its website to remove “outdated language” referring to Obama-era programs President Donald Trump has targeted for elimination, including virtually all mentions of climate change, the agency announced late Friday.Politico
Jun 18 2017
The Trump administration isn’t just pushing to dramatically shrink the Environmental Protection Agency, chop a third of its budget and hobble its regulatory powers. It’s also trying to permanently limit the EPA’s mission — while portraying it as a return to the agency roots.Politico
Dec 08 2016
Trump said "For too long, the EPA has spent taxpayer dollars on an out-of-control anti-energy agenda that has destroyed millions of jobs, while also undermining our incredible farmers and many other businesses and industries at every turn. As my EPA Administrator, Scott Pruitt, the highly respected Attorney General from the state of Oklahoma, will reverse this trend and restore the EPA'sTownhall
Jun 10 2015
House Republicans approved deep spending cuts for the Environmental Protection Agency along with provisions to block the agency’s upcoming rule-making on Wednesday.
The House Interior and Environment appropriations bill would cut EPA funding by 9 percent next year and block several new rules the agency aims to put out this summer, including rule-making on water oversight and greenhouseWashington Times
Jun 03 2014
The EPA’s proposed carbon emissions standards rule released Monday is one of the most significant actions the federal government’s ever taken on climate change.Politico
Nov 28 2014
The Obama administration is set to release energy regulations in the coming weeks that will prompt push-back from industry and lawmakers before a Republican-controlled Congress comes in next year.
On Wednesday, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed lower limits for ground-level ozone, or smog, in the atmosphere, setting off a nearly yearlong regulatory process for setting a newWall Street Journal (News)