U.S. Manufacturers, EPA Administrator Target Environmental RegulationsWhen Trump asked industry which federal regulations they found most burdensome, comments flooded in and many pointed to EPA policies.
EPA Declines To Ban Pesticide Found To Do Harm To Children's BrainsEPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said that by not banning chlorpyrifos he gave "regulatory certainty" to thousands of farms relying on the pesticide.
Brown: Trump Order On Environment 'Ignores Basic Science'The governors of California and New York say they'll help fill the void left by the federal government after President Donald Trump signed an executive order.
Trump Signs Order Unraveling Obama's Plans To Fight Global WarmingPresident Donald Trump has signed an executive order that will roll back many of former President Barack Obama's efforts to curb global warming.
Air Regulators Vote To Keep Tough California Fuel Standards In Place Through 2025The state Air Resources Board voted unanimously to continue with the standards for 2022 to 2025.
Trump Budget Slashes Agencies To Focus On Wall, MilitaryPresident Donald Trump unveiled a $1.15 trillion budget on Thursday, a far-reaching overhaul of federal government spending that slashes many domestic programs to finance a significant increase in the military and make a down payment on a U.S.-Mexico border wall.
Trump Challenging Obama-Era Fuel Economy StandardsPresident Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to re-examine federal requirements governing the fuel efficiency of cars and trucks.
EPA Chief Contradicts Mainstream Scientific Consensus On Global WarmingThe new chief of the Environmental Protection Agency says he does not believe that carbon dioxide is a primary contributor to global warming.
Trump Set To Roll Back Federal Fuel Economy RequirementsThe Trump administration is moving to roll back federal fuel-economy requirements that would have forced automakers to significantly increase the efficiency of new cars and trucks.
Trump EPA Budget Would Slash Water Quality, Climate Programs, JobsThe Trump administration would slash programs aimed at slowing climate change and improving water safety and air quality, while eliminating thousands of jobs.
Senate Confirms Scott Pruitt To Lead EPAThe Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency.
As Democrats Boycott, GOP Senators Move Trump's EPA Pick AheadRepublicans suspended Senate committee rules Thursday to muscle President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency toward confirmation.