Democratic lawmakers in the commonwealth stuck together to vote down Andrew Wheeler’s nomination to be the state’s secretary of natural resources.
Democratic lawmakers in the commonwealth took a first step toward defeating Andrew Wheeler's nomination as the state's secretary of natural resources.
Democratic senators in the Commonwealth appear confident they can defeat Andrew Wheeler's nomination as the state's secretary of natural resources.
Gov. Glenn Youngkin has tapped Trump lackey Andrew Wheeler for the state's top environmental post. Agency staff say it would devastate the commonwealth.
Republican Gov.-elect Glenn Youngkin will nominate the former EPA head and coal lobbyist to serve as Virginia's next secretary of natural resources.
A proposal from the Environmental Protection Agency would require almost all scientific studies to submit their raw data so that the agency can decide whether they agree with the conclusions. But confidentiality agreements would prevent many studies from being submitted at all.
The Environmental Protection Agency is being run by several climate change skeptics — including Andrew Wheeler, the current head of the organization.
Murray Energy worked for Wheeler for years. Now that he's Trump's EPA nominee, the coal producer ended its contract with Wheeler's old lobbying firm.
The Obama-era rule prevented coal-fired power plants from releasing mercury into the atmosphere.
It's mostly a formality.