NRDC Taps McCarthy As New Chief Amid Fight Over Trump Rollbacks

November 5, 2019
The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is tapping former Obama EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy as its next president, adding a high-profile new leader as it and other environmental groups battle the Trump administration’s rollbacks of Obama-era climate and environmental policies at EPA and other agencies. McCarthy, who starts in her new role Jan. 6, is highlighting the group’s opposition to EPA’s climate policy rollbacks and its effort to advance clean energy efforts in states and cities. “For 50 years, NRDC...

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