Excerpts from this story referencing "Government Accountability Office":
"… rison: The federal government is stuck in time, forcing states to act. The Government Accountability Office has also raised questions about the pace of EPA reform. Even wit …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Love Canal":
"… to the stage that day 35 years ago, in the seemingly idyllic community of Love Canal, N.Y., and began to find her voice. Transforming herself from homemaker to …"
"… ame a movie, Gibbs helped secure an environmental victory of greater heft. Love Canal’s war against the toxins under its feet prompted the federal government …"
"… act. Another photo shows a 3-year-old boy wearing a T-shirt announcing: “Love Canal Guinea Pig. Used by New York State and federal government.” Another pict …"
"… Gibbs began finding that connection in 1978, as she went door to door in Love Canal after learning the community sat atop a landfill of toxins. “Who would b …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service":
"… violations of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, which are investigated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Since 1990, twice as many cases under this law have led to fines or priso …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Muscatine":
"… Middle-class suburbs. Rural patches of the Bible belt. Urban corridors.In Muscatine, Iowa, pungent haze from a corn processing plant hangs over an otherwise s …"
"… and weekends, when regulators aren’t around to respond to complaints. In Muscatine, Iowa, a corn processing plant burned low-sulfur coal when the wind was bl …"
"… ts. Investigators are finding that cases such as Grain Processing Corp. in Muscatine aren’t unique."Attempts to game the honor system are our bread and butte …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Environmental Protection Agency":
"… ont,” said Abraham, “will only encourage future violations.” …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Obama administration":
"… to be reintroduced in the 111th Congress. In its transition report for the Obama administration, the GAO said that the EPA should ensure information is “effectively col …"