by Ari Phillips Posted on November 7, 2014 Updated: November 7, 2014
McConnell has told his donors that he will work hard to thwart the Obama agenda, including pushing coal, moving forward with the Keystone XL pipeline, and stopping the EPA from doing anything to confront climate change.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 31, 2014
A Senate majority would give the GOP lots of small avenues to undercut climate policy, and one big potential lever of President Obama's veto pen.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 16, 2014
Forty-four tribes in California are in danger of running out of water.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 6, 2014
The Chesapeake Bay has long been plagued by oxygen-free dead zones, resulting mainly from agricultural runoff and other pollution.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 1, 2014
"Protecting our pollinators is essential to the health and future of our environment and our species."
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 23, 2014
The proposed rule would give Clean Water Act protection to about 20 million acres of wetland and two million miles of streams.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 16, 2014
The GAO report upped its estimate of coal retirements by 2025 to 13 percent of national capacity, and said "widespread reliability concerns are not anticipated."
by Kiley Kroh Posted on August 13, 2014
The groups criticized the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Tuesday for limiting its independent scientific advisers from speaking directly to the press.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 1, 2014
The GOP opposes a recent change to EPA's authority over water bodies, and view a vote for President Obama's nominee as a de facto endorsement of the change.
by Jeff Spross Posted on July 28, 2014 Updated: July 30, 2014
The EPA will hold a series of hearings starting tomorrow to garner public comments, and conservative and fossil fuel groups are mobilizing to attend.