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U.S. Spends $300 Mil on Stoves for Developing Nations

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Video: Scott Pruitt on reports of anti-Trump environment at EPA

From Fox News: Apr. 13, 2017 – 5:46 – On ‘Fox & Friends,’ the EPA administrator reacts to Judicial Watch suing for access to communications using encryption software Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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Judicial Watch Sues EPA for Communications Records of Officials Who May Have Used Cell Phone Message Encryption App to Thwart Government Oversight

Suit seeks to determine whether officials used software app known as “Signal” to secretly send and receive official messages  (Washington, DC) — Judicial Watch today announced it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit for communications sent or received by EPA officials who may have used the cell phone…

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Judicial Watch Sues EPA for “Environmental Justice” Grant Records

From Legal Insurrection: The last time we checked in on the Environmental Protection Agency, a long-time staffer and social justice warrior had just tendered his resignation after recognizing the political climate had dramatically changed. Things are about to get a little hotter for this merry band of bureaucrats, as they…

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Economy First: Trump Overturns Obama Climate Change Measures

From CBN News: President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday that will suspend, rescind or flag for review more than a half-dozen measures that were part of former President Barack Obama’s plan to curb global warming. Among the measures up for review is the Clean Power Plan, which restricts…

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Judicial Watch sues EPA over ‘environmental justice’ program

From the Washington Examiner: Judicial Watch is taking the Environmental Protection Agency to court in an effort to pry loose information about several “environmental justice” grants doled out by the agency. The watchdog group is seeking copies of the EPA’s proposals and awards for environmental justice grants delivered in 2014…

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EPA Sued For Withholding Info On ‘Environmental Justice’ Programs

From The Daily Caller: A government watchdog group filed suit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for not handing over records related to the “environmental justice” grants the agency hands out to activist groups across the country. Judicial Watch filed suit Monday after the EPA failed to comply with a…

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U.S. Spends $300 Mil on Stoves for Developing Nations

The U.S. government has spent over $300 million on “efficient cook stoves” for developing nations and the federal employee behind the costly initiative just got a prestigious award that’s supposed to honor those “whose work makes our country better, healthier and stronger.” It’s not clear how American taxpayer-funded stoves operating…

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EPA Warns Climate Action a Must to Avoid Thousands of Deaths, Trillions in Economic Damage

The United States must take aggressive “climate action” to avoid tens of thousands of  deaths annually and prevent economic damages of up to $5 trillion, according to the Obama administration’s latest—and most alarming—assessment on the ills of global warming. It’s yet another call to action by the administration, which has…

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Bloomberg Oil Trent Lott’s Firm Made a Fortune Lobbying for the Kremlin

While policymakers talk about increasing sanctions on Russia, lobbying firms are partnering with Russian energy organizations to ensure maximum mutual economic benefit, even if it’s not in America’s best interests.

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Judge rules group can pursue EPA texts

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New EPA Regulations Set to Take Drastic Toll on Economy

EPA draft regulations released this week mandate power plants cut carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030. According to the EPA’s own measurements, the new regulations are set to do much more economic harm than environmental good. The EPA estimates the cost of the regulations at $8.8 billion a year…

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U.S. Funds Environmental Projects in Mexico

The government agency that’s wasted millions to bring minority communities in the U.S. “environmental justice” announced this month that it’s spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to fund projects in Mexico. It marks the latest of many controversial foreign allocations for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), an agency that’s been…

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U.S. Buries Coal, Fracking Positives in Report to U.N.

Buried deep in a State Department report that discloses the U.S. has spent billions to combat climate change in developing countries are surprisingly honest assessments of coal and fracking, both high on the Obama administration’s hit list. Once Americans get through the shock of their government blowing $7.5 billion to…

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Govt. Pays Dance Theater To Teach Poor Kids About Pollution

In the latest federal cash giveaway to help “underserved” communities, a dance theater in Utah is getting thousands from the government to educate low-income youth about the evils of air pollution. The Repertory Dance Theater in Salt Lake City will use its $25,000 grant to help kids understand the impacts…

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More Environmental Justice Grants In FY 2011, 2012

The Obama Administration continues pouring huge sums of taxpayer dollars into a program that seeks to help poor, minority and indigenous communities attain “environmental justice” with some of the cash going to groups that assist illegal immigrants. It’s all part of the president’s multi-billion-dollar initiative to bring “social equity” to…

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Judicial Watch Sues Obama Administration to Obtain Solyndra Records

Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced that it filed today separate lawsuits against the Obama Department of Energy and Office of Management and Budget to obtain records regarding the taxpayer funded government loan provided to the now bankrupt green energy company Solyndra. On…

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DOD Global Warming Intel Unit Could Be In The Works

Although the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) already has a special center dedicated to global warming, a new government report claims the nation’s intelligence community needs yet another taxpayer-funded entity to better determine the impact of climate change on national security. This is no joke, though it may sound like one.…

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Poor At Higher Risk Of Global Warming Diseases

In the U.S. government’s global warming project du jour, American taxpayers will finance a new research program to determine which populations will be more “susceptible” and “vulnerable” to diseases exacerbated by climate change.One can only imagine what the brilliant scientists at the famously liberal academic institutions responsible for the research…

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CIA’s Global Warming Center A National Security Secret

Most Americans may not know that the government agency responsible for providing national security data to the nation’s senior policymakers, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), operates a special center dedicated to global warming.That’s because the CIA doesn’t want anyone to know what goes on in its two-year-old Center on Climate Change…

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Judge Slams Govt. Scientists’ “Bad Faith” Preservation Plan

A federal judge has blasted government scientists for lying to justify a drastic reduction in the amount of water that flows into California’s central valley for the sake of protecting “endangered” fish.The feds provided “equivocal or bad science,” in order to divert two years’ worth of water from the state’s…


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