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Trump administration to reverse limits on methane, a powerful greenhouse gas

August 29, 2019
Juliet Eilperin, Brady Dennis | The Washington Post
The Environmental Protection Agency is set to announce Thursday that it will loosen federal rules on methane, a powerful greenhouse gas linked to climate change, according to two senior administration officials.
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What Bolsonaro’s presidency means for Brazil and the Amazon

August 28, 2019
Amna Nawaz | The PBS NewsHour
In the Amazon rainforest, historic levels of deforestation and fire have prompted global outcry. But what’s driving the devastation?
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Trump Saw Opportunity in Speech on Environment. Critics Saw a ‘“1984” Moment.’

July 9, 2019
Coral Davenport, Katie Rogers | The New York Times
Reviewing new polling data, consultants working for President Trump’s 2020 campaign discovered an unsurprising obstacle to winning support from two key demographic groups, millennials and suburban women. And that was his record on the environment.
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3 stories you might have missed

March 20, 2019
Have you been keeping up? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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3 stories you might have missed

February 27, 2019
Have you been keeping up? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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Explaining the Green New Deal

February 15, 2019
What does the Green New Deal mean for the Democratic Party?
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3 stories you might have missed

February 13, 2019
Have you been keeping up? Check out these three stories you might have missed this week.
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3 stories you might have missed

January 9, 2019
Have you been keeping up this week? Check out these stories you might have missed.
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Ryan Zinke, Face of Trump Environmental Rollbacks, Is Leaving Interior Department

December 17, 2018
Coral Davenport, Julie Turkewitz | The New York Times
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, a key figure in President Trump’s sweeping plan to reshape the nation’s environmental framework, resigned under pressure on Saturday as he faces numerous ethics investigations into his business dealings, travel and policy decisions.
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