Greenwire headlines —

SPOTLIGHT

1. EPA:

Embattled appointee resigns over 'crucify' comment

The Obama administration official under fire from congressional Republicans for using the word "crucify" in describing his enforcement strategy with oil and gas companies has resigned from U.S. EPA. Al Armendariz, the agency's regional administrator for Texas, Oklahoma and four neighboring states, resigned in a letter yesterday to Administrator Lisa Jackson, according to Jackson's email statement to Region 6 staff. She also said she intends to travel to Dallas "in the coming days" to show her support for them.

Top Stories

Politics

Natural Resources

Law

Energy

Business

Air and Water

International

E&ETV's OnPoint

Advertisement

E&E Interactive

E&E's Power Plan Hub

E&E eBooks

Turning Carolina Red

Compiled Coverage by Issue

Oregon Standoff
Drought
Nuclear Crisis
Paris Climate Talks
Global Climate Debate

E&E Special Reports

Deep Underground
People To Watch 2016
Greater Expectations: The New Geopolitics of Climate Change
Energy Scions
Sports at Risk

E&E Services

Learn More About E&E
Start a Trial
Receive Email Alerts
Staff Directory
Employment Opportunities
Announcements

Advertisement

Latest Selected Headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

Latest E&ETV Videos