Europe Gets Greener as U.S. Rolls Back Environmental Rules

Financial Post | May 22, 2020 at 10:16 AM
  • The dangerous added-effects of air pollution during the pandemic have emerged as the latest partisan flashpoint in Washington.
  • Despite these dangers, and the 94,000 Americans already dead from the virus on his watch, President Donald Trump has continued to weaken environmental rules at the behest of the fossil fuel industry.
  • Also this month, EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler refused to seek limits on a chemical that causes brain damage in fetuses and babies.