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‘For-Profit Presidency:’ 100 Days Into Trump’s Corporate Takeover By
President Donald Trump approaches his 100th day in office the most unpopular U.S. leader in modern history for a reason. Exacerbating his failure to uphold his populist campaign promises, a new report found that Trump spent the...
PA Dept. of Environmental Protection Sues Towns Over Fracking Ban By
ELK COUNTY, PA– With nearly 8,000 active hydraulic fracturing wells, Pennsylvania is one of the most fracked states in the nation – owing to its position above the massive Marcellus gas shale. Years after the fracking boom began, Pennsylvania is now suffering from...
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt Unfazed By Deadly Nature Of His Ideological Agenda By
Published in partnership with Shadowproof. With President Donald Trump’s administration set to make dramatic and devastating cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and further cutback federal environmental regulations, the agency’s newly confirmed administrator...
Unsealed Court Docs Reveal Monsanto Colluded With EPA To Stifle Cancer Research By
If we had a dime for every kooky, left-wing theory we’ve heard alleging some vast corporate conspiracy to exploit the treasures of the earth, destroy the environment and poison people with unknown carcinogens all while buying off politicians to cover their tracks,...
New EPA Cheif Promised To Tackle CO2 But Now Denies Climate Science By
(ANALYSIS) — Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief Scott Pruitt made heads turn on CNBC Thursday morning when he argued against decades of scientific consensus and said that carbon dioxide emissions aren’t a primary driver of global warming. In doing so,...
Anti-EPA Crusader Scott Pruitt Confirmed As Head Of EPA By
(REPORT) — Portending risks to “the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the planet we love,” the U.S. Senate on Friday confirmed Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The 52-46 vote comes a day...
What Has Trump Done To The Environment So Far? By
(ANALYSIS) — “Environmentalism is out of control.” That’s Donald Trump, speaking at a press conference with auto industry CEOs in his first week as US President. As he spoke, reports emerged that he was preparing to sign executive orders to revive the controversial...
Iowa Pipeline Bursts Days After Trump Approves DAPL Construction By
Hanlontown, IA (REPORT) — Beginning around 5:30 am on Wednesday morning, local authorities in Hanlontown, Iowa, realized the Magellan Pipeline was leaking what amounted to 138,600 gallons of diesel fuel. KIMT in Iowa reported that emergency responders with the Worth County...
Trump’s Team Continues To Dismantle The EPA By
(REPORT) — President Donald Trump long ago announced his provocative intentions for the Environmental Protection Agency, pledging during the campaign to get rid of the agency “in almost every form,” with only “little tidbits left.” So far,...
Fed Up With War On Facts, Scientists’ Announce March On Washington By
(REPORT) — The Trump-Pence administration’s war on facts may have galvanized the next major demonstration in the nation’s capital—the Scientists’ March on Washington, which is as yet unscheduled but is garnering significant enthusiasm online. Spurred...