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Bush Epa

Defending EPA Against the Coming Right Wing Attack

Steven Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Steven Cohen

The cynical right wing strategy of "starving the beast" by cutting funding could pose a grave threat to this chronically underfunded agency.

EPA Seeks To Regulate Toxic Chemical Contaminating Drinking Water, Reversing Bush-Era Decision

AP | FREDERIC J. FROMMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency wants to regulate a toxic chemical used in rocket fuel that has contaminated drinking water sup...

Emission Accomplished?

Randall Amster | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Randall Amster

The third piece of the Bush train-wreck triumvirate in these waning days: increasing pollution... by rolling back Environmental Protection Agency regulations on emissions.

EPA, Interior Department Face Most Radical Post-Bush Overhaul

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Few federal agencies are expected to undergo as radical a transformation under President-elect Barack Obama as the Environmental Protection Agency and...

Jason Burnett, Bush Official Who Just Resigned, To Aid Obama

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Until last month, Jason Burnett was a high-ranking political appointee at the Environmental Protection Agency. But "after concluding there was no more...

Bush to EPA: "Hi. Thanks for Writing. Between Now and January 20, I Won't Have Access to Email."

Marty Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marty Kaplan

The Bush White House has come up with an ingenious new way to take care not to faithfully execute the laws of the land.