16 Mar '17, 5pm

Trump Budget Cuts Would Put Health and Safety of All Americans at Risk

“President Trump’s budget proposal is reckless. Its funding cuts would put the health and safety of all Americans at risk, and hobble our efforts to build a vibrant clean energy economy and take action against the threat of climate change. We will do everything we can to protect the valuable programs that keep us safe. “The unconscionable 31 percent funding cut for the Environmental Protection Agency would erode the federal government’s ability to protect our communities from pollution. It would take America’s environmental cop off the beat by weakening EPA’s enforcement, thus freeing polluting companies to do whatever they want — no matter the impact on our health. “All Americans expect and deserve clean air and water. EPA’s job is by no means done. Even today, up to ten million homes across America still get their drinking water through lead pipes – in Flint, Michigan an...

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