Critics Seek To Avoid Use Of CRA To Rescind Trump EPA Science Rule

January 12, 2021
House science committee Chairman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) is joining other critics of the Trump EPA’s science transparency rule in urging the Biden administration to quickly unwind the policy by administrative action as well as just-filed litigation, rather than having Congress rescind it using the Congressional Review Act (CRA). “EPA cannot be fully restored to its necessary role as a champion of the nation’s environment unless the Trump Administration’s worst initiatives to sabotage the Agency are swept away,” Johnson writes...

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