EPA’s ‘secret science’ proposal being used by Big Oil to undermine clean water rules

Fossil fuel trade groups don’t want the EPA to update a 1970s-era list of polluting petroleum chemicals.

https://thinkprogress.org/oil-lobby-groups-epa-secret-science-proposal-clean-water-rules-9de63644deed/

-Think Progress; 3/22/2019

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EPA chief Andrew Wheeler (R) went straight to Fox News for his first post-confirmation TV interview

Wheeler: “Is climate change the existential threat? I don’t see it as the existential threat, no”

https://www.mediamatters.org/video/2019/03/05/EPA-chief-Andrew-Wheeler-went-straight-to-Fox-News-for-his-first-post-confirmation-TV-inte/223054

-Media Matters; 3/5/2019

New EPA Advisory Board Member Believes Burning Fossil Fuels Is Good For Earth

The newest member of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Science Advisory Board is a climate change skeptic whose research has been debunked and who believes that burning fossil fuels is actually beneficial.

https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/new-epa-board-member-john-christy-is-climate-change-skeptci_us_5c565b84e4b00187b55185fa

-Huffington Post; 2/3/2019