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GROUP SUES FOR ACCESS TO SCIENTIFIC-INTEGRITY DOCUMENTS

From: E&E

“Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) says the agency failed to respond to a Freedom of Information Act request that sought research objectives and communications…

NUMBER OF CRIMINAL ENVIRONMENTAL PROSECUTIONS KEEPS DROPPING

From: E&E News PM

“"The U.S. averages more than 1,000 major industrial chemical accidents every year," Jeff Ruch, executive director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility,…

SCOTT PRUITT IS SLOWLY STRANGLING THE EPA

From: Vox

““The problem at EPA right now is there is a chilling effect on enforcement,” Jeff Ruch, executive director of Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility, told E&E…

SENATE DEMS STRATEGIZE AHEAD OF PRUITT HEARING

From: E&E Daily

““With the continuing enforcement abdication by EPA, citizens, states, and localities will have to take public health protection into their own hands,” said Jeff Ruch,…

SENATOR MARKEY HOSTS DISCUSSION WITH FORMER EPA OFFICIALS WHO DECRY ATTACKS ON SCIENCE, SYSTEMIC DEFUNDING, WILLFUL NEGLECT OF PUBLIC HEALTH AT EPA UNDER SCOTT PRUITT

From: Office of Senator Ed Markey

“Led by Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey, chairman of the Senate Climate Action Task Force, the panel questioned three former EPA employees about what…


News Releases

PRUITT’S MASSIVE WETLANDS SHELL GAME

WOTUS Repeal Cost-Benefit Study Premised on Wetlands Having Zero Value

PRUITT MOVES TO POLITICIZE SUPERFUND CLEANUPS

New Policy Enables Administrator to Bypass Staff and Dispense Favors to Industry

EPA’S PRUITT SUED TO BACK UP CLIMATE CHANGE CLAIMS

Pruitt Should Put Up Evidence Supporting Stance or Cease Climate Denials

EPA LEAD PAINT INSPECTIONS FAULTED

Special Counsel Orders Probe of Lead-Safe Renovations of Older Housing

FIG LEAVES NO COVER FOR DRINKING WATER RADIATION ROLLBACK

Final Approval for Radical Radiation Rise in Water Supplies after Nuclear Release