"We're seeing EPA trying to cut science out of the process."
Over just 11 months in 2017, Pruitt racked up millions – on the taxpayers’ dime – on his own personal security.
"Wildfire smoke has the potential to significantly impact air quality, as we've seen over the past few summers."
Friday’s verdict isn’t just an indictment of Monsanto and Bayer. It’s also a scathing indictment of regulatory agencies in countries around the world, and especially of the agencies here in the U.S.
"Children, farmworkers, rural families, and science are all huge winners today... EPA's job is to protect public health, not industry profits."
Taking away all of these protections will cost Americans upwards of $260 billion annually in climate, health, and fuel impacts.
The decision came after a federal appeals court sided with green groups that sought to block the "irresponsible and dangerous" policy.
A family of chemicals – known as PFAS and responsible for marvels like Teflon and critical to the safety of American military bases – has now emerged as a far greater menace than previously disclosed.