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DeSmogBlog has obtained a copy of an Obama Administration Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) fracking groundwater contamination PowerPoint presentation describing a then-forthcoming study’s ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Aug 05, 2013 at 11:37 AM PDT with 43 Recommends
According to this reported by Today , FBI officials announced Friday that they arrested Thomas Paculis, 62, in Newfield, N.Y., in connection with an extortion scheme targeting Deen. Paculis, who ...
by chloris creator
Comment Count 28 comments on Fri Jul 05, 2013 at 10:18 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Yesterday, Ryan Grim and Lucia Graves of the Huffington Post reported on OFA's refusal to take a stand against Keystone XL despite the organization's recent claim that it would make climate change a ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 105 comments on Fri May 17, 2013 at 07:20 AM PDT with 78 Recommends
So we are all familiar that Senator Mary Landrieu (D. LA) is one of the most oil-friendly Democrats in the Senate. She hails from a big oil state. But her opponent, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R. ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Apr 19, 2013 at 02:16 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
The sequester is here. As I outlined in a previous article exactly what we had to look forward to, indiscriminate cuts are being unleashed upon the public straight across the board, delivered with a ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Mar 16, 2013 at 10:23 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
A breaking investigation by EnergyWire appears to connect the dots between shadowy lobbying efforts by shale gas fracking company Range Resources, and the Obama EPA’s decision to shut down its high-
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Feb 06, 2013 at 06:18 AM PST with 14 Recommends
President Obama's inaugural address is being accounted for as one of his most progressive statements (certainly to a national ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 63 comments on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 08:04 AM PST with 61 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Dec 31, 2012 at 05:00 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Thank you Lisa. You fought the good fight against the ignorant, greedy energy companies and the GOP climate-change-denying Hatriots. You were rendered powerless, or so it seems. How you must have ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Dec 29, 2012 at 09:15 AM PST with 18 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 66 comments on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 05:00 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Ruby Cramer at Buzzfeed has the scoop: Top Obama Environmental Official Departs Frustrated over Pipeline, Inaction on Climate : Jackson "left as a matter of conscience," said Jeff Tittel, the ...
by RLMiller
Comment Count 230 comments on Thu Dec 27, 2012 at 08:04 PM PST with 385 Recommends
A while back Jamess and I were spontaneously wondering (and we can assume others may be, too) WHAT HAPPENED TO THE EPA? When was it either gutted or compromised? So, the following is the Crib ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Dec 27, 2012 at 03:16 PM PST with 8 Recommends
Lisa P. Jackson probably won't miss her trips to Capitol Hill after she leave the Environmental Protection Agency early next year. In an expected announcement, Lisa Perez Jackson, who has taken ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 46 comments on Thu Dec 27, 2012 at 10:50 AM PST with 44 Recommends
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson will leave the agency after the State of the Union, reports the Washington Post. The WaPo identifies as possible successors Bob Perciasepe ...
by RLMiller
Comment Count 38 comments on Thu Dec 27, 2012 at 07:47 AM PST with 65 Recommends
Within the past month, two men who had an impact on the American environment died. They were both in their tenth decades. Their lives and work are important examples of the direction we should be ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Oct 12, 2012 at 11:50 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 54 comments on Mon Jul 23, 2012 at 05:00 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
It's time for the latest episode of Don't Just Sit There - Do Something! (see video below) This one is all about the links between climate, air pollution, and our health --- things to keep in mind ...
by Dont Just Sit There DO SOMETHING
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Jul 23, 2012 at 12:30 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Tomorrow, Lisa P. Jackson, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, will testify in front of the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology for the first time. It won’t be ...
by GloPan
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Jun 27, 2012 at 03:41 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
Wind turbine blades on the road west of Albuquerque, New Mexico (Photo by Meteor Blades) Environmental advocates have mixed feelings about the Obama administration. One day it's the precedent-...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 97 comments on Mon Apr 30, 2012 at 09:51 AM PDT with 152 Recommends
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by David Nir
Comment Count 266 comments on Tue Mar 06, 2012 at 05:00 AM PST with 13 Recommends