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Epa Government Shutdown

Saki Knafo

Government Shutdown Leaves Toxic Canal Festering In Brooklyn

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 10.05.2013 | New York

For the creatures that inhabit New York’s waterways and the people who care about them, the week started off with some encouraging news. On Monday, ...

Fox News On EPA: 'How Many People Actually Need To Come Back?'

Posted 10.02.2013 | Green

Reacting to reports that 94 percent of Environmental Protection Agency employees have been furloughed amid the federal government shutdown, Fox News' ...

Farah Mohamed

Frustrated Federal Workers Begin Day One Of Furloughs

HuffingtonPost.com | Farah Mohamed | Posted 10.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The federal government may have shut down at midnight Monday, but federal workers still went through their normal routines on Tuesday mo...

Kate Sheppard

A Government Shutdown Would Likely Cripple The EPA

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Ninety-four percent of Environmental Protection Agency employees will be furloughed tomorrow in the event of a government shutdown, acco...

Agency To 'Effectively Shut Down' Without Big Deal

AP | JOSH LEDERMAN | Posted 11.23.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The head of the Environmental Protection Agency says the agency will "effectively shut down" unless Congress approves stopgap fundi...

Government Shutdown Could Halt Toxic Waste Cleanup

The Huffington Post | Joanna Zelman | Posted 06.06.2011 | Green

How would a government shutdown affect the environment, and in turn, affect Americans? According to CNN, 368 National Park Service sites were close...