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Kevin Bogardus



Kevin covers the workforce and inner workings of federal agencies, including the Departments of Energy and the Interior, as well as U.S. EPA. He worked previously at The Hill, where he tracked lobbying, business and labor, and at the Center for Public Integrity. He has won several local and national journalism awards, including from the Society of Professional Journalists and the Society of Environmental Journalists. He has a bachelor's degree in English from the College of the Holy Cross.

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Congress bucks White House on environmental spending

Congressional appropriators dismissed President Trump's drive to slash EPA's budget, opting instead for the status quo in spending legislation released late last night to fund several agencies for the remainder of the fiscal year and avoid another partial government shutdown. Spending authority is set to run out tomorrow, but the House and Senate are expected to vote on the spending package today.