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Pruitt Used EPA Staff to Contact GOP Donors to Find His Wife A Job

Pruitt Used EPA Staff to Contact GOP Donors to Find His Wife A Job

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt had one of his top aides contact several Republican donors from EPA offices…

6 years ago

EPA Superfund Task Force Led By Lawyer With Toxic Past

The new Superfund Task Force at at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will now be led by a lawyer who…

6 years ago

Scott Pruitt Spent $3.5 Million Of Your Money On Personal Security In A Year

The poster boy for Trump cabinet corruption, EPA administrator Scott Pruitt, spend $3.5 of your money on personal security in…

6 years ago

New Reports Surface That Lobbyist Arranged Pruitt’s Trip To Morocco

The Scott Pruitt corruption saga continues in Washington.  After coming under fire in the press and in Congress, the last…

6 years ago

Democrats Investigate Trump EPA Head For Illegal Use Of Taxpayer Money On Propaganda Video

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt made a propaganda video for a private group opposing regulations he is supposed to…

6 years ago

Key Senate Republican Obliterates Trump’s Disastrous Budget Proposal As ‘Dead On Arrival’

Republicans in Congress won't touch Trump's agenda with a 20-foot pole – and it's only been four months since he…

7 years ago

People’s Climate March Sends Thousands Marching in the Nation’s Capital

It's Saturday. Donald Trump is off golfing again and climate change protesters are filling the streets of the nation's capital

7 years ago

Trump’s Earth Day Message Claims a Gutted EPA ‘Enhances Environmental Protection’

Unsurprising coming from a man who has bragged about sexually assaulting women, his message is an endorsement of the rape…

7 years ago

House Republicans Just Voted To Bar The EPA From Using Scientific Data

The vote comes a day after Trump signed an executive order dismantling environmental protections enacted under President Obama.

7 years ago

Trump Says His Budget Makes Safety ‘No. 1 Priority’ But it Will Kill Americans

Trump's budget directs dollars away from the people who need it most, vulnerable children and the elderly, to fill the…

7 years ago

Bernie Sanders Storms CNN To Blast Trump’s ‘Pathetic’ EPA Leader For Denying Climate Change

Sanders' outrage came after the new EPA leader questioned whether CO2 was a contributing to climate change.

7 years ago

Trump Will Gut Environmental Protections To Fund Unnecessary Military Spending

The administration also plans to go after EPA climate programs put into place during Obama's time in the White House.

7 years ago

Arnold Schwarzenegger Says States Rights Logic Applies to Pro-Environment States Too

"My Republican colleague here is all about states' rights - except the right to clean air & save lives from…

7 years ago

Trump’s Swamp Gets Deeper As His EPA Pick Faces Potential Super PAC Scandal

Not only will the swamp remain under a President Donald Trump – it may be deeper and murkier than ever.

7 years ago

President Obama Erects a Firewall Against Trump’s Plan To Wipe Out Environmental Protections

"Because of new and legally inventive strategies, Mr. Obama… may well have built firewalls around environmental policies that could hold…

7 years ago

EPA Report That Fracking Poisons Water Seals Its Fate

"EPA’s report confirms what experts and the science show: that fracking operations put our drinking water at risk. "

7 years ago

No American Is Safe from Trump’s Wrecking Crew Cabinet

Trump’s choices are unqualified, but they were chosen for their desire to eradicate federal agencies, not their level of competence…

7 years ago

Don’t Buy Ivanka’s Climate Change Hype – Daddy Donald Says It’s Fake

No matter what Ivanka says, daddy Don's W.H. "is shaping up to be a bleak wasteland of climate denial and…

7 years ago

Trump Environmental Guru Says Pesticides Are Safe and Denies Climate Change

Trump advisor completely dismisses “the well-established existence of endocrine-disrupting chemicals as a myth conjured by anti-chemical activists."

7 years ago

56-Million Voters Handed the Kochs and Religious Right Control Over America

Instead of a White House firewall to stop the Koch GOP Congress' disasters, the Kochs and evangelicals have a fascist…

7 years ago

Donald Trump’s EPA Transition Team Is Being Run By A Climate Change Denier

Trump's pick calls climate change "nothing to worry about" and questions whether humans even contribute to it.

7 years ago

Corporate Media Failed To Report A Major Taxpayer Victory Against Corporate Polluters

This Circuit Court ruling will help ensure that the worst industrial polluters are on the hook for cleaning up their…

8 years ago

President Obama Tackles Fracking With New Regulations

Methane emissions from fracking are the 'most significant near-term threat' of global warming.

8 years ago

Major Corporations and Trillion Dollar Investors Join Obama’s Climate Change Battle

CEOs and investors hail the Paris Agreement as the start of a new era to combat climate change and support…

8 years ago

SCOTUS Conservatives Give the Kochs What They Want and Ruled Against Humanity

The fossil fuel industry said no more regulations and the conservative justices obediently complied

8 years ago

Paul Ryan Thinks Job-Killing is Worse Than People-Killing

Paul Ryan wants to use the the Congressional Review Act to prevent the president from saving the American people from…

8 years ago

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder Poisons Flint Kids And Then Declares An Emergency

This all began when one of Snyder's emergency dictators decided safe drinking water from Lake Huron didn't fit the corporate…

8 years ago

Paul Ryan Brags Up GOP Priorities – Not the Middle Class, But Big Oil and Corporations

Ryan says he wants to protect us from the overreach of intrusive government bureaucracies but he really wants to protect…

8 years ago

Tucker Carlson and Erick Erickson Agree Obama is Coming for “Our Guns”

The two men got worked up over armed EPA agents, ignoring of course the threat of armed anti-government conservatives like…

8 years ago

Facing Tough Re-Election Fight, GOP Senator Ayotte Breaks Ranks With GOP On Clean Power

On Sunday, New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte (R) announced that she will support the EPA's Clean Power Plan.

8 years ago

Vindictive Koch Republicans Plot To Impeach EPA Administrator

Paul Goser (R-AZ) claims that McCarthy committed "high crimes and misdemeanors" by trying to define and protect Americans' clean water…

9 years ago

John Boehner Blames EPA for Toxic Spill Caused by Lack of Regulation

The EPA triggered a toxic leak, but the pollution it unleashed is the result of an unregulated mining industry that…

9 years ago

Here Are The Facts You Need To Fight The Republican Lies About Obama’s Clean Power Plant Plan

Republicans are doing the bidding of their fossil fuel masters by distorting President Obama's historic clean power plant plan, but…

9 years ago

Liar And Not-A-Scientist Boehner Blames California Drought On President Obama

Republican politicians thrive on the seemingly increasing stupidity of many Americans and they have learned exactly how to address their…

9 years ago

Obama Takes Bold Executive Action To Protect America’s Drinking Water From Corporate Polluters

President Obama and his administration have announced bold new executive actions that have left Republicans fuming by protecting 33% of…

9 years ago

Why Isn’t Boehner Touting China Over America On Climate Change?

Boehner and Republicans are also intent on defeating President Obama's climate change initiatives on myriad fronts such as stripping the…

9 years ago

Republicans Hit a New Low With Claim The Clean Water Act Is An EPA Land Grab Scheme

Republicans have claimed the new rules are a devious EPA scheme to seize private citizens' land, and issued letter to…

10 years ago

The Koch Brothers Take a Loss As The Supreme Court Rules The EPA Can Regulate Greenhouse Gasses

In a complicated ruling today, the Supreme Court dealt a blow to the Koch Brothers by not overturning the EPA's…

10 years ago

Republicans Threaten to Withhold Government Funding Over Obama’s New EPA Rules

Republicans in the House and Senate are so angry at the President over new Environmental Protection Agency regulations on coal-powered…

10 years ago

Republicans Label Obama’s Plan To Combat Climate Change a Terrorist Attack

. As usual they use mendacity as a fear-mongering tool to convince their stupid supporters that President Obama's attempt to…

10 years ago

After Killing Your Job and Your Healthcare Republicans Are Now Targeting the Air You Breathe

Republicans are methodically defunding the Environmental Protection Agency to either abolish the agency or eliminate its ability to protect Americans…

10 years ago

It Looks Like The Republican Debt Ceiling Demands Came Straight From The Koch Brothers

The GOP's debt ceiling demands are a composite Ryan budget, Koch policy meeting demands,"and ALEC social policy reform package all…

11 years ago

Anti-Big Government GOP Passes the Tab For Nuclear Disasters On To Taxpayers

The GOP hates big government, but they love the Price-Anderson Act which is an insurance program that allows nuclear power…

12 years ago