Republican from Texas introducing bill dismantling EPA to do “right” by “hard working” citizens. Excerpt follows:
The measure would force the EPA to close all of its field offices, sell or lease certain properties, cut various climate change programs and stop its environmental justice activities.
It would also stop the EPA from regulating ground-level ozone and from limiting the greenhouse gas emissions from vehicles and power plants, the subject of the most controversial EPA programs recently.
Excerpt from The Alliance of Great Lakes news letter:
New Federal Great Lakes Advisory Board Taps Two Alliance Board Members The Alliance for the Great Lakes congratulates two members of its board of directors on their appointments Wednesday to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s newly created Great Lakes Advisory Board. Named to two-year terms are Jim Ridgway, chairman of the Alliance board of directors and vice president at Environmental Consulting and Technology in Detroit, Michigan; and Joy Mulinex, director of government relations for the Western Reserve Land Conservancy in Moreland Hills, Ohio. The Alliance for the Great Lakes