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15 10, 2018

E&E News: Wheeler hands ‘YUGE win’ to foes of science panels

2018-10-16T13:34:59-04:00October 15th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, CASAC, Media Coverage, Milloy|

Sean Reilly E&E News reporter Two years ago, Steve Milloy was at the forefront in promoting a lawsuit aimed at forcing EPA to dissolve and reconstitute a scientific panel that would review the agency's standards for soot and other tiny airborne particles. The suit failed, but Milloy, who served on President Trump's EPA transition team, [...]

12 10, 2018

Walcher: Where things come from

2018-10-30T16:27:27-04:00October 12th, 2018|Bad Science, Media Coverage, Walcher|

by Greg Walcher, Senior Policy Fellow As Appearing in the Daily Sentinel Several times I have enjoyed speaking to school classes about various natural resources issues, and am invariably surprised at how poorly they understand where things come from. Water miraculously appears from the faucet, and gas from the pump, just as everything from milk [...]

12 10, 2018

Daily Caller: EPA Ramps Up Its Overhaul Of ‘Independent’ Science Advisory Boards

2018-10-16T13:46:49-04:00October 12th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, CASAC, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage|

by Tim Pearce Daily Caller The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is phasing out an air quality advisory panel as it continues to reform and cut back the web of experts that inform the agency’s policy decisions. The Particulate Matter Review Panel (PMRP) is not scheduled to research or review EPA policies next year, according to [...]

11 10, 2018

Walcher: More Misplaced Environmentalist Outrage

2018-10-11T14:19:33-04:00October 11th, 2018|Bad Science, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Walcher|

by Greg Walcher, E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow As appearing in Heartland Freedom Pub How we long for the good old days! That’s the tone of some environmental industry leaders who are screaming bloody murder (literally, not figuratively) about Department of the Interior actions under President Trump. The Department’s re-interpretation of the Migratory Bird Treaty [...]

17 09, 2018

Heartland Podcast with Steve Milloy: Bringing Sound Science Practices to the EPA

2018-12-19T13:45:16-04:00September 17th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Media Coverage, Milloy, Policy, Secret Science|

H. Sterling Burnett, Interviewer Heartland Institute Under President Donald Trump, EPA has begun a concerted effort to end corruption and bring transparency to the science used by the agency to underpin regulations. EPA has ended the use of secret science, instilling rules to increase transparency and testability of the science used by the agency, has [...]

30 07, 2018

NewsMax: Court Finally Unlocks Climategate Scandal Email Stonewall

2018-08-01T11:39:51-04:00July 30th, 2018|Arizona, Bad Science, Conflict of Interest, Media Coverage, Transparency|

by Larry Bell NewsMax At long last, an Arizona Court has finally ruled to end actions by the University of Arizona (UA) to obstruct requests for public release of e-mails which can shed light upon scientifically dubious and intentionally misleading climate research practices which have had enormously far-reaching and costly government policy consequences. On July [...]

20 07, 2018

Heartland: Release ‘Hockey Stick’ Emails, Pay Legal Costs, Courts Rule

2018-07-23T12:15:31-04:00July 20th, 2018|AG Collusion, Arizona, Bad Science, Media Coverage, Richardson, Shakedown, Suits, Vermont|

By James M. Taylor and H. Sterling Burnett Heartland Institute The Energy and Environment Legal Institute (E&E Legal)...trounced government hacks in the grips of climate alarmist mania in two court battles recently. In the first case, Arizona’s appellate court issued a terse, seven-word decision, “Motion for Stay Pending Appeal is DENIED,” in a case in [...]

17 07, 2018

E&E Legal’s Steve Milloy Testifies to EPA on Science Transparency

2018-12-19T13:46:18-04:00July 17th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, EPA, Milloy, Policy, Secret Science, Testimony|

Junkscience.com founder and E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow testified yesterday on a topic he literally wrote the book: science reform.  In the testimony he said in part: Since 1990s, EPA grantees like Harvard’s Doug Dockery and Brigham Young University’s Arden Pope have refused to make available to the public the raw data used in their epidemiologic [...]

13 07, 2018

E&E News: Wheeler’s surprise priority: Risk communication

2018-07-19T16:00:50-04:00July 13th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, EPA, Media Coverage, Milloy|

by Sean Reilly E&E News reporter When acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler laid out the need for more certainty to agency employees in a get-acquainted speech Wednesday, his top priority might have come as a surprise: risk communication. "Risk communication goes to the heart of EPA's mission of protecting public health and the environment," he [...]

12 06, 2018

E&E News: Steve Milloy doesn’t like ‘climate bedwetters’

2018-06-12T13:55:49-04:00June 12th, 2018|"Scare Pollution", Bad Science, Media Coverage, Milloy, Secret Science|

by Scott Waldman E&E News reporter Climate change. Secondhand smoke. Air pollution. There's a growing body of science showing that humans are threatened by all three. Policymakers have spent years crafting public health protections based on that research. Steve Milloy just sees junk to debunk. The former securities lawyer and Trump EPA transition official has [...]

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