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When #47Traitors Sen. Jeff Sessions grilled Gina McCarthy, head of the EPA on climate change, he used a short series of denier lies. This diary exposes those lies and his role as a tool of the Koch ...
by New Minas
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 01:55 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Sam Graves (and a bunch of other Republicans) want EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to stop everything she's doing. Yet another Republican attack on the Environmental Protection Agency emerged ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2014 at 01:45 PM PDT with 68 Recommends
The United States Conference of Mayors (USCM) recently met in Dallas to discuss how to move their cities forward in order to meet the challenges before them. Topics included energy related issues, ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Jul 03, 2014 at 04:35 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Cross-Posted from DeSmogBlog On Friday May 30, just a few days before the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced details of its carbon rule proposal, the Obama Administration awarded ...
by Steve Horn
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 06:07 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Gina McCarthy calls clean energy an investment for a better economy not a drag on it. The long-awaited draft rule designed to limit carbon dioxide at existing electricity-generating plants was ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 105 comments on Mon Jun 02, 2014 at 10:17 AM PDT with 87 Recommends
There comes a time when deceit and defiance must be seen for what they are. At that point, a gathering danger must be directly confronted. - Dick Cheney The most ...
by The Ex Cowboy
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jun 02, 2014 at 03:08 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Tomorrow President Obama Gina McCarthy, EPA administrator, will announce new regulations on existing power plants to curb greenhouse gases. Details are beginning to leak in different news stories. ...
by RLMiller
Comment Count 42 comments on Sun Jun 01, 2014 at 09:59 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
Next Monday, June 2, the Obama administration (perhaps the president personally) will announce an Environmental Protection Agency rule governing carbon dioxide emissions ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 47 comments on Tue May 27, 2014 at 01:05 PM PDT with 69 Recommends
CONTACT: press@epa.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 16, 2014 EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Statement to Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works on the President’s Climate Action ...
by LakeSuperior
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 05:38 PM PST with 4 Recommends
As we enter into the final month of the year, it’s natural to take an inventory of 2013. As I reflected on the environmental front, the nagging image of climate deniers immediately came to mind. ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Dec 15, 2013 at 01:29 PM PST with 4 Recommends
No Longer will Power Plants be able to spew CO2 into the atmosphere, like an open sewer. The EPA will be regulating their CO2 output, like they do for their other pollutant outputs. Finally! A ...
by jamess
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Sep 20, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
In a speech at the National Press Club Friday morning, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy announced long-awaited carbon dioxide emission standards for new coal- and ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 114 comments on Fri Sep 20, 2013 at 08:38 AM PDT with 90 Recommends
What do Indigenous people living in Fort Chipewyan in Northern Alberta, Canada have in common with communities of color in Port Arthur, Texas? The answer is the Keystone XL Pipeline —and the ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Aug 31, 2013 at 08:27 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Senator Mark Udall (D. CO), a long time environmental advocate, is joining his colleagues in calling for action on climate change:
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Aug 19, 2013 at 09:00 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Big event tomorrow at Colorado University Boulder's campus if you can make it: http://www.denverijournal.com/article.php?id=...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Aug 13, 2013 at 01:30 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
For Immediate Release Contact: Seth Gladstone – sgladstone@fwwatch.org , 917.363.6615   Fracking-Harmed Residents Confront EPA and Demand Reopened Investigation of Poisoned Drinking Water with 50,
by Environmental Action
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Aug 12, 2013 at 02:22 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
The Environmental Protection Agency exists to protect people and the planet from polluters. So why are they covering up research that shows fracking pollutes groundwater - including drinking water -
by Environmental Action
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Aug 07, 2013 at 09:48 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Yesterday, President Obama issued an Executive Order mandating that the Environmental Protection Agency and the departments of Labor and Homeland Security to develop plans for new safety measure at ...
by Phil Radford II Greenpeace
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Aug 05, 2013 at 08:04 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
On July 30, Gina McCarthy gave her first public speech as head of the Environmental Protection Agency ( EPA ), at Harvard’s Environmental Law Program building. Described by the New York Times as ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Jul 31, 2013 at 02:59 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
"Can we stop talking about environmental regulations killing jobs?" For three decades, I've tried to persuade as many people as will listen that the environment and the economy are not separate ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 46 comments on Tue Jul 30, 2013 at 01:11 PM PDT with 117 Recommends