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Trump's proposed budget has targeted a number of Obama-era energy and environmental initiatives, broad EPA cuts, and would eliminate the DOE's Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), alongside other reductions to efficiency and renewable energy programs. Pruitt is the first EPA administrator to visit the site, according to EPA officials.
East Chicago Mayor Anthony Copeland said he invited Pruitt to the city in early March.
Rumors have circulated Pruitt plans to cut the nearby Chicago EPA office and move it to Kansas, but a report stated he had no plans to visit the office and could instead attend a Cubs game.
"What we talked about today is setting forth concrete steps, progress that we can measure in the near term to restore that confidence", Pruitt said.
The EPA said in a statementthat it would delay the rule's June 3 compliance date by 90 days and take public comments during that period.
Debbie Chizewer, a law fellow at Northwestern University's Environmental Advocacy Clinic, said the East Chicago residents she works with were excited about the high-profile visit, but still anxious that cleanup efforts already underway will not go far enough. They're calling for additional resources and continued support.
The president of the union that represents Environmental Protection Agency employees is making a pre-emptive strike against the agency after a report surfaced that the EPA plans to shutter a regional office in Chicago. They chanted and held signs reading, "East Chicago Demands Clean Water".
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Tens of thousands of people rallied to demand new presidential elections and the release of jailed opposition politicians. The opposition have called for another protest on Thursday, raising the spectre of prolonged disruption in the country.
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As per reports, the majority of leaders wants to keep Sasikala and her family "out of power in the party". Earlier, Jayakumar announced that a new committee was formed to administer the affairs of the AIADMK.
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Operating revenue fell 1.5% to S$202.7 million in 3Q17, from S$205.8 million in the corresponding period previous year . Expenses fell 3% to S$99.7 million, mainly due to lower volume related processing and royalties and professional fees.
Last month, the EPA announced it would begin remediation work on almost 200 properties after securing $16 million from the parties responsible for the contamination, which includes high concenrations of lead and arsenic in the soil. Officials began evacuating the 45-year-old complex, built on a site previously occupied by a lead-products factory, after soil tests found some yards with lead levels over 70 times the US safety standard.
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A year ago approximately 1,000 residents in the West Calumet Housing Complex were ordered to relocate, the report said. Joe Donnelly and Todd Young, and East Chicago's mayor for closed-door meetings in an industrial corridor of in roughly 25 miles from downtown Chicago.
"This action is another example of EPA implementing President Trump's vision of being good stewards of our natural resources, while not developing regulations that hurt our economy and kill jobs", Pruitt said.
The White House proposed significant cuts to the EPA, and many officials think it could come at the expense of a couple of regional offices.
Environmentalists believe limiting methane, a gas about 80 times more potent than carbon dioxide in trapping heat, is a low-hanging fruit in efforts to curb climate change.
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Also, Director Thomas Walsh sold 1,500 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 23rd. Standpoint Research cut shares of Skechers USA from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Thursday, March 16th.
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Here's everything we know about the vehicle so far. "Here in China the transformation is nearly quicker". Analysts warn full-year volume could be flat and possibly contract in 2018 for the first time in memory.
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GoPro is asking those interested in the pilot programme to visit its sign-up site to register their interest. That's because Fusion is capable at capturing photos at video at an impressive 5.2K resolution.
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WARREN Gatland has named 12 Wales players in his British and Irish Lions squad for this summer's tour to New Zealand. The reigning English and European club champions, London side Saracens had six players in the Lions squad.
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Shea Weber and Torrey Mitchell finished it all off with a handsome passing sequence that ended up in the back of the net. For their part, the Canadiens jumped from 22.73 hits per night during the season to 45.66 in the first-round matchup.
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It also prompted dozens of companies to drop advertisements on "The O'Reilly Factor", long the most watched show on cable news. He pushed a populist, conservative-leaning point of view, and was quick to shout down those who disagreed with him.
Tyler Bozak scores overtime victor for Toronto Maple Leafs
The picture isn't ideal for the Washington Capitals after Wednesday's Game 4, but it sure is prettier than it was coming in. On top of the game-winning goal, Perry had an assist on Monday. "We got scored on early, so we needed to bounce back".
Tom Wilson plays hero for Capitals in Game 4 win over Leafs
Leafs are in charge, leading the series 2-1 with another game on home ice before returning to Washington for game five on Friday. One would think that losing a playoff game in overtime would be detrimental to the motivation that fuels these players.