Politics

Trump plans to target the EPA with new executive orders

The orders are expected as soon as Pruitt’s sworn in.

Trump’s environmental assault continues, and now he’ll have Pruitt as a henchman

A month in, here's an account of the administration's impact on public health and the planet.

Scott Pruitt is just as bad as Betsy Devos

So why has he gotten so little attention?

Make the ESA great again?

What would it mean to “modernize” the Endangered Species Act?

Nothing good, conservationists say.

In California farm country, Trump’s deportation threat looms large

This is what life is like now for the people who grow your food.

FEMA’s disaster relief budget will be slashed if conservatives get their way

As natural disasters get worse, federal funding will be vital.

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ExxonMobil narrowly avoided catastrophe two years ago, and you never heard about it

Next time, the people in the “kill zone” may not be so lucky.

From the mouth of babes

This young girl just wants to know if Congressman Jason Chaffetz believes in science.

Hannah deserves an answer, congressman.

La vie sustaina-belle

Sick of American politics? The would-be leader of France just invited you over.

A French politician has a cunning scheme to rob the United States of its smartest, most innovative people.