Senate Republicans on Thursday again used their majority to suspend committee rules and push through another Trump administration nominee, Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, bypassing Democrats who for the second day had refused to show up for a vote on his nomination.
President Donald Trump selected 10th Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch on Tuesday evening as his nominee to fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant for nearly a full year by Justice Antonin Scalia, who died last February. Read moreRead More »
EPA is extending from Nov. 21 to Dec. 21 the public comment period on its draft human health risk assessment of the pesticide malathion that aims to support its decisions on re-registering the substance. Read moreRead More »