Obama EPA Hyped Cost-Benefit Numbers to Justify Regulations

Some welcome news via an editorial issued by The Wall Street Journal. Barack Obama’s EPA hyped the cost-benefit analysis of its proposed rules while downplaying their overall impact on the economy. By doing so, EPA bureaucrats would push through almost 600 new mandates a year, imposing the highest regulatory costs of any federal agency. Thankfully,…

EPA Head Scott Pruitt’s Solid Interview With Ed Henry

Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt is the subject of a vicious slander campaign being orchestrated by confidants of former Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton in conjunction with the environmentalist groups such as the League of Conservation Voters and the Environmental Defense Fund. Pruitt is doing a remarkable job of cleaning out the corruption…

EPA Head to Expose “Secret Science” Used to Destroy Coal Industry

For almost twenty five years the EPA and university researchers paid by the bureaucracy have been keeping scientific data used to justify new regulations from Congress and the public. During the Obama Presidency, the EPA relied on secret research as justification to issue draconian air quality rules that nearly destroyed the coal industry in the…

Obama Holdovers Work to Undermine EPA Reforms

Holdovers from the Obama Administration in the Environmental Protections Agency are doing their utmost to undermine efforts by the President Donald Trump to reform the bureaucracy. For the most part, unfortunately, it seems that they are mostly succeeding. For example, according to a report issued by the Competitive Enterprise Institute a few days ago, the…

EPA proposes deep cuts to agency staff and programs

The Washington Post states that the Environmental Protection Agency has released a detailed proposal to slash 25 percent of its staff, and cut almost 60 programs that include pesticide safety, controlling water runoff and environmental coordination with Canada and Mexico as part of the NAFTA treaty. The plan was ordered by President Trump’s Office of…

EPA head Scott Pruitt won’t drain agency swamp?

Some shocking allegations by UK Telegraph columnist James Dellingpole. According to an op-ed he wrote that is posted at Breitbart, President Trump’s head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Bob Pruitt, is more interested in building his political capital than he is about cleaning up the corruption at the EPA. Pruitt is also said to be…

Collusion exposed between Governors, White House, and Tom Steyer’s climate advocacy groups

Originally posted on Watts Up With That?:
E&E Legal Releases Report Exposing Coordination Between Governors, the Obama White House and the Tom Steyer-“Founded and Funded” Network of Advocacy Groups to Advance the “Climate” Agenda Washington, D.C. — Today, the Energy & Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal), a 501 (c) (3) watchdog group, released an investigative…