IPI outlines deregulatory efforts that worsen COVID-19

July 15, 2020
New York University’s Institute for Policy Integrity (IPI), which has often been critical of President Donald Trump’s environmental rollbacks, is seeking to document the administration’s deregulatory efforts that have worsened the health risks of the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly in vulnerable communities. IPI’s July 14 report , “Weakening Our Defenses,” cites “multiple government failures” as responsible for the “staggering spread of COVID-19” in the U.S. as well as its devastating health and economic tolls. The group argues that the administration is...

Not a subscriber? Sign up for 30 days free access to exclusive environmental policy reporting.