In June, the EPA stated its intention to delay (by a year) the enforcement of an Obama-era rule requiring states and localities to maintain ozone levels no higher than 70 parts per billion, a reduction of the old standard of 75 parts per billion. The EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt made it clear the agency would […]
Bizarro! | by Dan Piraro
From C-SPAN: President Trump on pardon of Joe Arpaio: “A lot of people think it was the right thing to do, John. And actually, in the middle of a hurricane, even though it was a Friday evening, I assumed the ratings would be far higher than they would be normally.
Ecologist Mourad Gabriel told Reuters earlier this month that the illegal marijuana farms in California are producing significant amounts of pollution. Five police officers have reportedly been sent to the hospital after simply touching pot plants grown on federal land in the forests of California, according to the Reuters report. The officers and two growers […]
In early August, Rahm Emanuel announced that the City of Chicago would be suing the Justice Department because of its recent decision to block the distribution of federal grant money to so-called sanctuary cities. According to the suit, Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ refusal to offer federal money to sanctuary cities is unlawful, as it overrides […]