Environmental Protection Agency on Townhall

Paul Driessen - Sat Mar 29

Katie Pavlich - Tue Jan 7

As the country tries to survive sub-zero temperatures and a "polar vortex," the Environmental Protection Agency is ?focused on regulating wood burning stoves. ... more

Ken Blackwell - Sat Aug 24

Bob Beauprez - Thu Aug 1

Like Don Quixote tilting at windmills, President Obama is on a mission. With the Environmental Protection Agency as his sidekick, he is launching an all-out offensive to drastically cut carbon dioxide emissions. ... more

Michael Schaus - Thu Jun 13

President Barack Obama approved an increase in the so-called “social cost of carbon” calculation to $38 a metric ton. This number is used by government bureaucrats to weigh the cost and benefit of proposed projects, regulations and environmental laws; all without the hassle of actually understanding economics ... more

Marita Noon - Sun May 19

It may be too early to tell whether the three scandals will “define and destroy” Barack Obama’s presidency—but they do reveal a propensity to massage the message and reward their friends while destroying their enemies. And, there are more than the trifecta of troubles that make this point, there’s a six-pack of scandals. ... more

Robert Knight - Mon Apr 29

Now that an unusually cold spring is giving way to warmer weather and Earth Day is behind us, it’s a good time to revisit the campaign to turn us all into progressive environmentalists. ... more

Paul Driessen - Sat Apr 27

The interminable war on drilling, fracking and the Keystone XL pipeline has taken some bizarre turns. Now it’s getting worse, as opponents grow more desperate, and the moon again grows full. ... more

Rich Tucker - Mon Apr 22

Every religion needs a creed. A set of beliefs that its followers can adhere to. A flag they can rally around in good times and bad. ... more

Paul Driessen - Sat Apr 13

High cost, no benefit does nothing to forestall agency’s quest for ecological utopia. ... more

John Stossel - Wed Apr 3

Environmental activists and politicians would like you to think that we must love their regulations -- or hate trees and animals. ... more

Tom Borelli - Tue Mar 26

President Obama has made it clear, both in word and action, that climate-change regulation is a top priority for his second term. Putting aside the legitimate questions about the science behind climate-change alarmism, the nomination of Gina McCarthy as EPA administrator is just the latest sign that the president is determined to push a market-subverting, economy-handcuffing energy agenda on the American people. ... more

Elisabeth Meinecke - Mon Mar 25

Sandra Fabry - Sun Mar 24

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has become increasingly notorious for overstepping its authority. ... more

Paul Driessen - Thu Mar 21

Gina McCarthy, President Obama’s choice to replace Lisa Jackson at the Environmental Protection Agency, has been chastised for having lied to Congress, in claiming that EPA did not use “dangerous manmade climate change” to justify new 54.5 mpg standards for cars and light trucks. She’s also been implicated in the agency’s practice of using fake emails to hide questionable dealings and activities. ... more

John Stossel - Wed Mar 13

Celebrities are now upset about fracking, the injection of chemicals into the ground to crack rocks to release oil and gas. With everyone saying they want alternatives to foreign oil, I'd think celebrities would love fracking. ... more

Paul Driessen - Sat Feb 16

Average planetary temperatures haven’t budged in 16 years. Hurricanes and strong tornadoes are at or near their lowest ebb in decades. Global sea ice is back to normal, while the Antarctic icepack continues to grow. The rate of sea level rise remains what it was in 1900. ... more

Rich Tucker - Sat Feb 16

Government has replaced science with, well, fiction. Consider the push for renewable fuels. ... more

Susan Brown - Tue Feb 5

What was it about the Dodge' commercial, "God Made a Farmer," that stirred the souls of so many Americans during the Superbowl? Maybe it was the imagery of the dirt and grit of real America, not the white-washed concrete meccas many of us call home. ... more

Jack Rafuse - Tue Feb 5

Recently, a federal court sided with the American Petroleum Institute (API) and ordered the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to lower its biofuel volume target. ... more