Tell EPA Not to Remove Pollution Controls from Oil & Gas Companies

Let's start with the basics: The United States Environmental Protection Agency currently has guidelines that allow states to control emissions from the oil and natural gas industry. The oil and gas industry is the largest single industrial source of dangerous chemicals in smog and major contributors to emissions of greenhouse gases. The deadly duo of … Continue reading Tell EPA Not to Remove Pollution Controls from Oil & Gas Companies

It’s time for Scott Pruitt to go

By Christina Tarr Let us name the reasons. He is corrupt. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is almost literally in bed with the oil and gas folks. He has been paying a measly $50 a night for a two-bedroom Washington D.C. apartment, charged only for the nights he was actually present. How's he getting such … Continue reading It’s time for Scott Pruitt to go

Fight for the Clean Power Plan

By Christina Tarr The Clean Power Plan (CPP) represents one of the strongest actions to combat global warming taken by the United States federal government. So likely you're not surprised to hear that the Trump administration, playfellow of Big Oil, Gas, Coal, and Global Warming Deniers, wants to "suspend, revise or rescind" it. We have … Continue reading Fight for the Clean Power Plan