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EXCLUSIVE: Memo Details EPA Leaker’s Plan To ‘Retaliate’ Against Scott Pruitt

EXCLUSIVE: Memo Details EPA Leaker’s Plan To ‘Retaliate’ Against Scott Pruitt

 By MICHAEL BASTASCH   Former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) official Kevin Chmielewski threatened to “retaliate” against Administrator Scott Pruitt and others over a pay dispute, according to a memo The Daily Caller News Foundation obtained. “I’m going to make sure everyone knows what he’s doing,” Chmielewski said on a Jan. 27 phone call with Nino […]

Ending secret science at EPA

Ending secret science at EPA

    By Paul Driessen Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has proposed to end the longstanding EPA practice of using secretive, often questionable, even deceptive science to support agency policy and regulatory initiatives. His proposed rules will ensure that any science underlying agency actions is transparent and publicly available for independent experts to examine […]

Overheated Claims on Temperature Records

Overheated Claims on Temperature Records

  Dr. Tim Ball and Tom Harris Now that the excitement has died down over the news that Earth’s surface temperature made 2017 one of the hottest years on record, it is time for sober second thoughts. Did the January 18 announcement by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) that 2017 was our planet’s third-hottest year […]

Let the climate debate begin!

Let the climate debate begin!

    By Tom Harris Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt is right to speak about the need for a full blown public debate between scientists about the causes and consequences of climate change. In his February 6th television interview on KSNV, an NBC affiliate in Las Vegas, the administration explained, “There are very important […]

EPA’s Scott Pruitt Gets Eaten Alive by Fox

EPA’s Scott Pruitt Gets Eaten Alive by Fox

  By Paul Burich Trump’s new EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt was badly bloodied in a TV interview, not by Liberal “Mainstream Media” … but by Chris Wallace of Fox News. Pruitt was unable to counter a number of standard AGW (Anthropomorphic Global Warming) canards 1) that 2015 and 2016 were the “hottest years on record” 2) […]

GIGO-based energy and climate policies: Things are Never Quiet on that Front

GIGO-based energy and climate policies: Things are Never Quiet on that Front

. By Paul Driessen It’s like formulating public safety policies using models based on dinosaur DNA from amber Things are never quiet on the climate front. After calling dangerous manmade climate change a hoax and vowing to withdraw the USA from the Paris agreement, President Trump has apparently removed language criticizing the Paris deal from a […]

Trump’s EPA pick won’t guarantee California’s right to tougher auto emission rules

Trump’s EPA pick won’t guarantee California’s right to tougher auto emission rules

WASHINGTON — During a contentious confirmation hearing on Wednesday, Donald’s Trump nominee to head the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said he’d open up a review of new federal auto emissions standards and also review waivers granted to California to enact auto standards stronger than those of the federal government. The remarks by Scott Pruitt, Oklahoma’s […]

Conservatives must strongly support Trump on climate change

Conservatives must strongly support Trump on climate change

And on his EPA, Interior and other environmental nominations – and their policy decisions By Tom Harris President-elect Donald Trump’s opposition to the global warming alarm is a refreshing change from the Obama administration’s naive and hugely expensive crusade to lead the world to ‘save the climate.” Not only has Trump been right on the money […]