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Another Top EPA Official Is Out Amid Ethics Scandal

June 27, 2019 / by

Yessenia Funes /

Gizmodo

Joe Goffman, EPN member and former Associate Assistant Administrator for Climate and Senior Counsel, EPA Office of Air and Radiation, was quoted in this article about the departure of EPA Assistant Administrator for the Office of Air and Radiation Bill Wehrum, emphasizing the negligible effect this will have on the Trump Administration’s deregulation agenda. Similar articles also appeared in Climatewire and Inside EPA.

We’re fracking the hell out of the U.S.A. Can a president slam on the brakes?

June 26, 2019 / by

Mark Kaufman /

Mashable

Joe Goffman, EPN member and former Associate Assistant Administrator for Climate and Senior Counsel, EPA Office of Air and Radiation, was quoted in this article about natural gas’ unique space as an industrial input that still harms the environment, yet is simultaneously helping to wean the country off of coal.

Older Workers in EPA Program Blame Agency for Low Pay

June 24, 2019 / by

Stephen Lee /

Bloomberg Environment

Rich Kuhlman, EPN member and former Director of the Grants Administration Division of EPA, was quoted in this article about a report from EPA’s Office of the Inspector General that says that the Senior Environmental Employment program’s wages have remained stagnant for years.

The EPA’s News Office Turned Itself into a Bad News Story in 2017

Dec 23, 2017 / by

Dan Vergano /

BuzzFeed

Former EPA public affairs official, Bonnie Bellow, and Carol Campbell, a former EPA regional administrator, are EPN members quoted in this article about the methods Pruitt’s EPA uses to deal with bad press: openly fighting with reporters and hiring political operatives to monitor the news.