Posted by: Sandy Steinman | May 10, 2020

Trump Administration Reversing Nearly 100 Environmental RulesHere’s the Full List. – The New York Times

The New York Times reports

The Trump Administration Is Reversing Nearly 100 Environmental Rules. Here’s the Full List.

64 completed    34 in progress    98 total rollbacks

After three years in office, the Trump administration has dismantled most of the major climate and environmental policies the president promised to undo.

Calling the rules unnecessary and burdensome to the fossil fuel industry and other businesses, his administration has weakened Obama-era limits on planet-warming carbon dioxide emissions from power plants and from cars and trucks, and rolled back many more rules governing clean air, water and toxic chemicals. Several major reversals have been finalized in recent weeks as the country has struggled to contain the spread of the new coronavirus.

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