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PEER Challenges Legality of NPS Operations Deputy Appointment

From: Federal News Network

"PEER said David Vela can’t legally serve as the National Park Service’s acting deputy director for operations because he was appointed by another deputy…

EPA Head Asked to Back up Claim That Climate Change is '50 to 75 Years Out'

From: The Hill

"Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler is being asked to back up recent claims that climate change consequences are still “50 to 75 years…

Singapore Plans to Regulate 11 Chemicals as Hazardous Substances

From: Chemical Watch

"Singapore’s National Environment Agency (NEA) is planning to place controls on 11 chemicals, in accordance with proposed updates by international conventions.…

NGO Seeks ‘Moratorium’ on New PFASs in US

From: Chemical Watch

"In a 27 March letter to leaders of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee (EPW), PEER said this jump has come after industry voluntarily pledged to…

Misleading the Public: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Debate Flared Up Again

From: High North News

"After the timeframe for submitting comments on the draft Environmental Impact Statement for drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) has closed, the…


News Releases

PEER FILES NEW INFORMATION ON ILLEGAL ACTIONS BY PARK SERVICE DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Inspector General Asked to Take Action Against Department of the Interior Violations

PEER FIGHTS D.C.’S ATTEMPT TO NEUTER FOIA

Letter Protests the District’s Bad Process for Bad Legislation

EPA’S HYPOCRITICAL DRINKING WATER PROPOSAL

Proposed Budget Cuts Threaten Nation’s Drinking Water Quality

ALASKA GOVERNOR MAKES BASELESS ALLEGATIONS

False Accusations Imperil Work of FWS Employees

NOAA NOMINEE MYERS MISLEADS CONGRESS ON SEXUAL HARASSMENT INVESTIGATION

Employee Group asks Congress to Hold Nomination