Environmental Politics

"GOP Lawmakers Push EPA To Rethink Clean Water Rule"

"In a year the Republican-controlled Congress is expected to take a significant whack at President Barack Obama’s environmental agenda, GOP lawmakers on Wednesday told top environmental officials they should scrap what was once a fairly obscure proposal to define what is and isn’t considered a body of water by federal law."

Source: Fresno Bee, 02/05/2015

Vaccination Debate Flares In GOP Race, Alarming Medical Experts

"Medical experts reacted with alarm Monday as two top contenders for the Republican presidential nomination appeared to question whether child vaccinations should be mandatory — injecting politics into an emotional issue that has taken on new resonance with a recent outbreak of measles in the United States."

Source: Wash Post, 02/03/2015

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