Posted by: Sandy Steinman | May 28, 2020

Trump Environmental Rollbacks Roll On Despite Pandemic.

NPR reports

But environmentalists, state regulators and lawmakers say the public is distracted by the coronavirus pandemic. They’ve asked the government to hit pause on a host of proposals, with little success so far.

Recently finalized rules include scaling back regulations for fuel efficiency in cars and trucks, air pollution coming from power plants and water pollution in streams and wetlands. The administration is also pushing ahead with a string of more localized policies, such as expanded logging and oil drilling in Alaska.

Read full article at Trump Environmental Rollbacks Roll On Despite Pandemic. Opponents Cry Foul | Nevada Public Radio

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