Inside Trump’s war on regulations

"The push to block, rewrite and delay scores of Obama-era rules may be the administration's biggest untold success." Ironically, this is statement many environmental professionals would agree with: “I think it’s something that’s just been lost on people in terms of the regulatory sediment that has built up — decade after decade after decade in …

Right to know: Program cuts and vanishing information

The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requires that all federal agencies make information available to the public on request, unless the information falls within a set of narrowly drawn exemptions.1 Processing FOIA requests is time-consuming and costly in terms of staff time. EPA decided years ago that it was more cost-effective to make data and …