Wheeler Vows ‘Community-Driven’ EPA Agenda In Second Trump Term

September 3, 2020
EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler is setting out an agenda for a second Trump term that would restructure the agency’s operations to break down barriers between program offices, target emerging pollution concerns, and focus on “community-driven environmentalism” that would promote environmental justice. Wheeler laid out his plans for a “21st century EPA” in a Sept. 3 speech at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, CA, where he touted the Trump administration’s environmental record so far, focused particularly...

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