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18 07, 2019

Walcher Testifies on the Need for Better Forest Management to a U.S. House Subcommittee

2019-07-29T10:17:28-04:00July 18th, 2019|Bad Science, Forest Management, States, Testimony, Walcher|

Today, E&E Legal's Senior Policy Fellow and Board Member Greg Walcher testified in front of the House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands in support of H.R. 1572,“Botanical Sciences and Native Plant Materials Research, Restoration, and Promotion Act.” In his testimony, Walcher noted, "In the wake of catastrophic fires that [...]

27 06, 2019

The Epoch Times: US Air Quality Isn’t Slipping: Taking a Closer Look at the Data

2019-07-08T10:22:31-04:00June 27th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Environment, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Richard J. Trzupek The Epoch Times On June 18, The Associated Press published a story under the byline of Seth Borenstein and Nicky Forster with the troubling headline “US Air Quality is Slipping After Years of Improvement.” While there are grains of truth in both the headline and the story that follows, there’s also [...]

20 06, 2019

Milloy: No, your smartphone isn’t going to boil your skin off or give you cancer in the 5G age

2019-06-24T10:34:17-04:00June 20th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Steve Milloy, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow and Junkscience.com Founder As appearing in the Financial Post The bottom line is that there is no physics or physical evidence that 5G is anything to worry about Faster 5G wireless networks are here. And that’s going to be great for our communications needs and the economy. [...]

29 04, 2019

Legal NewsLine: Could regulation of PFAS chemicals affect efficient firefighting?

2019-04-30T16:56:02-04:00April 29th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Rich Peters Legal NewsLine HOUSTON (Legal Newsline) – As the push to ban chemicals key to fighting fires continues across the country, it remains to be seen how successful alternatives will be. In the wake of a March petrochemical storage facility fire in suburban Deer Park near Houston, some are left wondering how a [...]

10 04, 2019

Daily Caller: Trump Signs Executive Orders To Fast-Track Oil And Gas Pipelines

2019-04-11T13:48:30-04:00April 10th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Michael Bastasch Daily Caller President Donald Trump signed a pair of executive orders aimed at speeding up oil and gas pipeline permitting, including limiting the ability of activists and states to block key energy projects. Trump signed the orders Wednesday at an International Union of Operating Engineers’ training center near Houston. Some labor unions [...]

11 03, 2019

Legal NewsLine: ‘Easy grandstanding’: Congress backs trial lawyers’ effort to condemn chemicals, win lawsuits while science debated

2019-03-12T11:53:11-04:00March 11th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by John O'Brien Legal NewsLine WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – As Congress vilifies chemicals known as PFAS, some question whether the research upon which lawmakers – and trial lawyers – are relying shows that anyone has actually been harmed by them. At the same time, law firms that spent big on Democrats’ push to reclaim majorities [...]

25 02, 2019

Milloy: Bad Science May Banish Paper Receipts

2019-03-05T08:29:35-05:00February 25th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Media Coverage, Milloy, Socialism|

by E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow Steve Milloy As appearing in the Wall Street Journal California lawmakers seek a ban, based on a scare over BPA that was debunked two decades ago. Having vanquished plastic straws, the California Legislature is now considering a bill to ban paper cash-register receipts. One reason offered for the ban [...]

15 02, 2019

Liberty Headlines: Federal Court Sides with Trump Over Banning Obama’s EPA Cronies

2019-02-19T13:45:38-05:00February 15th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, CASAC, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Michael Barnes Liberty Headlines A federal district court for the District of Columbia has upheld the Trump administration’s crackdown on cronyism within the Environmental Protection Agency. Tuesday’s ruling in the case Physicians for Social Responsibility vs. Wheeler was a big win for the Trump administration—but the case is far from settled, said Steve Milloy, a [...]

13 02, 2019

Daily Caller: DC District Court Hands Trump’s EPA A Major Victory Over Environmentalists

2019-02-13T11:02:27-05:00February 13th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, CASAC, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Michael Bastasch, Energy Editor The Daily Caller The District of Columbia District Court granted the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) petition to dismiss legal action against a policy to prohibit scientists from receiving agency funding while sitting on advisory boards. EPA issued the policy directive in 2017 under former Administrator Scott Pruitt. A coalition of [...]

13 02, 2019

Press Release: DC Circuit upholds Trump EPA ban of conflicted science advisors

2019-02-13T11:03:22-05:00February 13th, 2019|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Billionaire Scammers, CASAC, Conflict of Interest, Milloy, Press Releases, Richardson, Rockefeller's, Soros|

U.S. District Court for D.C. Upholds Trump EPA Ban of  Conflicted Science Advisors E&E Legal's Steve Milloy Instrumental in Initiating and Pushing the Issue Forward For Immediate Release: February 13, 2019 Contact: [email protected] 202-810-2001 Washington, D.C. - Yesterday, the U.S. District Court for DC upheld the Trump Administration's Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) efforts to clean up cronyism in how coveted [...]

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