EPA dismisses 5 members of major scientific review board

In addition to dismantling the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) by the end of 2018, the Trump Administration is now slowly dismissing key members from its major scientific review board. According to a spokesman for Scott Pruitt, the EPA administrator, the decision is a result of desiring to replace academic scientists with representatives of industries whose pollution the agency is tasked with regulating. He stated, “The administrator believes we should have people on this board who understand…

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