Browsing All posts tagged under »EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)«

One Lawmaker’s Plan To Reform The EPA

February 11, 2017 by


By Katie Tubb ~ Americans, or at least those on the left, have become so accustomed to a heavy-handed Environmental Protection Agency that any adjustment not in the direction of even greater expansion seems to them “revolutionary.” It should come as no surprise, then, that Texas Rep. Sam Johnson’s efforts to bring sanity back to […]

Scott Pruitt Provides An Opportunity To Rein In A Rogue EPA

January 19, 2017 by


By Nicolas Loris ~ Protesters with megaphones are making a lot of noise over the confirmation of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. But Pruitt and others concerned about an agency that has grossly exceeded its statutory authority and threatened individual liberty are giving a bigger megaphone to voices all […]

Radical Climate Agenda Lost The Election For Democrats. Now, They’re Doubling Down.

December 15, 2016 by


By Simon Lomax ~ Left-wing environmental groups are publicly melting down over the nomination of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to serve as the next administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Some are even calling on the U.S. Senate to block his confirmation. None of this outrage is sincere, of course, but it still […]

Trump’s Pick for EPA Has A History Of Fighting The Agency

December 8, 2016 by


By Kelsey Harkness ~ President-elect Donald Trump reportedly has nominated Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Pruitt is known for waging legal battles against the EPA over its climate change agenda, suggesting that Trump could intend to make good on his promise to “get rid of [the agency] in almost every […]

Rolling Back Environmental Progress?

December 5, 2016 by


Having achieved major goals, US should refocus EPA and other environmental agencies By Paul Driessen ~ Donald Trump plans to “roll back progress” on climate change, energy and the environment, activists, regulators and their media allies assert. The claim depends on one’s definition of “progress.” These interest groups define “progress” as ever-expanding laws, regulations, bureaucracies […]

“Roundup” The Corrupt Fear Monger Regulators

November 7, 2016 by


Deceit and collusion drive campaigns to ban a vital, popular, safe, affordable herbicide By Paul Driessen ~ Do we really need more collusion, corruption and deceit in the service of renegade regulators, organic food interests, anti-chemical activists, and policies that carry harmful or even lethal consequences? Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup, is one of […]

‘Clean Power Plan’ Relies On Dirty Climate Science

October 25, 2016 by


The only thing this program will clean out is our pocketbooks By Larry Bell ~ Draconian energy regulatory policies are being premised upon tax-funded climate alarmism promulgated by government agencies we are supposed to trust. The latest and arguably most dangerous example is the Obama Administration’s proposed “Clean Power Plan” (CPP). CPP enactment is currently […]