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EPA’s suspect science

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Source:  SPPI

EPA's ECO-Caliphate

EPA’s ECO-Caliphate

Its practices have defiled scientific integrity, but proposed corrections bring shock and defiance.

by John Rafuse

President Trump’s budget guidance sought to cut $1.6   billion from the Environmental Protection Agency’s $8.1 billion expectation. Shrieks of looming Armageddon prompted Congress to fund EPA in full until September 2017, when the battle will be joined again.

Then EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said he would prioritize Superfund cleanups based on toxicity, health-impact and other factors. The ensuing caterwauling suggested that EPA had no priorities since Bill Ruckelshaus (EPA’s first administrator, 1970-1975). But consider some standard EPA practices (more…)