Anti-terrorism program in peril despite 'very real' threats
In June 2015, a delivery driver mounted his boss's severed head on a post outside an American-owned chemical facility in southeastern France and then rammed his truck into a warehouse full of explosive canisters.
Watchdog complaint claims Wheeler broke lobbying law
A nonprofit with Democratic ties this afternoon asked congressional officials to investigate whether acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler violated the Lobbying Disclosure Act during his time on K Street.
Local officials need more info on chemical plants — GAO
A congressional watchdog agency is urging the Department of Homeland Security to share more information about chemical facilities with local officials and to better measure the effectiveness of a soon-to-expire program created to protect those facilities from terrorist attacks.
Superfund nominee to steer clear of dozens of cleanups
President Trump's pick to oversee the Superfund cleanup program has agreed to avoid decisions related to more than 170 sites for which his former employer is partially responsible.
EPA removes sites with ties to Wheeler from focus list
Acting EPA chief Andrew Wheeler this afternoon removed from a list of high-profile polluted tracts two Superfund sites tied to a former client he's promised to avoid for his first two years in office.