EPA

Trump Orders Media Blackout At EPA: Bans Use Of Social Media, Bars New Contracts

The Trump administration has instituted a media blackout at the Environmental Protection Agency and barred staff from awarding any new contracts or grants according to the AP. BREAKING: Trump bans EPA employees from providing updates on social media or to reporters, bars awarding new contracts or grants. — The Associated Press (@AP) January 24, 2017…

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EPA Acknowledges Deadly Effects of Pesticides on Bees, but Refuses to Restrict Their Use

by Daniel Barker In a disconnect of mammoth proportions, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has just acknowledged the threat to bee populations posed by neonicotinoid pesticides, while simultaneously reversing its position regarding a proposal to limit their use. On January 12, the EPA admitted for the first time that three commonly used neonicotinoid pesticides…

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The EPA Had to Pay a Convicted Child Molester 55k to Retire

Everyone knows that it’s very hard to fire a government employee, and that’s just as true in the US as it is anywhere in the world. It doesn’t matter if they’re a lowly cop or post office worker, or if they’re a Harvard educated bureaucrat, governments always give some degree of impunity to their workers.…

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