Sean Reilly



Sean writes about air quality policy and regulations. His work has been honored by the National Press Club and Washington Press Club Foundation, among others; he also contributed a chapter to "Turning Carolina Red," an eBook published by E&E in 2014. He previously reported for the Federal Times and newspapers in Alabama. He has a bachelor's degree in political science from Carleton College and a master's degree in the same subject from Duke University.

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Minorities face health risks near oil facilities — study

More than 1 million African-Americans face a higher risk of developing cancer because of toxic emissions from nearby oil and gas facilities, according to a recent report that also links the industry to higher asthma rates for black children and urges stepped-up advocacy efforts to close or remove such infrastructure.