Supreme Court admissions case from NC could help upend nation's environmental justice laws

State efforts to address environmental justice may be threatened by a Supreme Court case involving admissions at UNC. [This story was first published by Stateline, an initiative of The Pew Charitable Trusts.] In recent years, more states have crafted environmental justice policies to help communities of color plagued by polluted air and water,Continue Reading

Energy & Environment — Supreme Court to hear Clean Water Act case

The Supreme Court is set to review water regulations, the Federal Reserve will pilot an analysis of climate risks and California enacts a ban on “forever chemicals” in cosmetics. This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environment and beyond. For TheContinue Reading

Energy & Environment — Supreme Court rules in major climate case

The Supreme Court curbed what powers the Environmental Protection Agency has to regulate climate change. We’ll look at the ruling’s fallout and further implications.  This is Overnight Energy & Environment, your source for the latest news focused on energy, the environment and beyond. For The Hill, we’re Rachel Frazin and Zack Budryk. Subscribe here.Continue Reading

The Supreme Court and Radical Environmental Deregulation

The Supreme Court and Radical Environmental Deregulation One of the first professional jobs I ever had was working at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and it was a great job in a terrific organization. I continued working as a consultant for the U.S. EPA throughout the 1980s and 1990s, butContinue Reading