Published On: Thu, Feb 8th, 2018

EPA brings in billions in enforcement fines — but most stem from Obama era

EPA brings in billions in enforcement fines — but most stem from Obama era

The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday released annual data about how it is enforcing the nation’s environmental laws, saying it had racked up nearly $5 billion in criminal fines and civil penalties, as well as significant commitments from companies to clean up contaminated sites around the country. Trump administration critics were quick to point out […]

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