Is Trump stifling science-based policy-making at EPA?

By Paul Basken, The Chronicle of Higher Education – in University World News.

The Trump administration’s removal of several academic experts from a scientific advisory board at the United States Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, has renewed concern about the government’s commitment to fact-based policy-making. Two new bills will also create hurdles for scientific input at the agency whose mission includes the US’s leadership role in protecting the global environment.


Povl Tiedemann
May 2017


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