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6 ways the Trump administration has tried to roll back environmental protections that keep US drinking water safe
The rules Trump has slashed have made it easier for corporations to dump pollutants into water systems and America's drinking water.
Some Americans get their water for free from the tap. The rest pay for it — at the cost of $100 billion a year.
Dangerous ‘forever chemicals’ have been found in US drinking water at alarmingly high rates — here’s what to know about PFAS
On military bases and in cities and towns around the country, people are exposed to dangerously high levels of artificially produced PFAS chemicals.
What to know about Andrew Wheeler, who President Trump just nominated to head the Environmental Protection Agency
Andrew Wheeler has been acting administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency since Scott Pruitt resigned. Trump wants to make it official.
9 noteworthy environmental protections Scott Pruitt was working to roll back at the EPA before his departure
Amidst all the scandals, Pruitt pushed for rapid widespread rollbacks of environmental protections that many consider essential for human health and for keeping air and water clean, instead favoring the fossil fuel industry.
Among other things, the now-former EPA administrator made a point of clearly and repeatedly saying that he served Trump. Pruitt is at the center of more than a dozen investigations surrounding his behavior at the EPA.
President Donald Trump announced on Thursday afternoon that his embattled Environmental Protection Agency chief, Scott Pruitt, had resigned.
Democratic lawmakers are pushing the Inspector General's office to investigate whether Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt may have violated the Federal Records Act with the use of "secret calendars" meant to conceal parts of his day to day operations.
The woman is seen on video holding a child while telling Pruitt to resign. Reading from some written notes, she ran down a number of controversies surrounding Pruitt, ending it with "I would urge you to resign before your scandals push you out."
Two of Scott Pruitt’s closest aides resigned from the EPA after receiving steep pay raises that were rejected by the White House
Two of EPA chief Scott Pruitt's top aides are resigning amid fresh controversies stemming from the administrator's leadership. Sarah Greenwalt, Pruitt's 30-year-old senior counsel, and Millan Hupp, the 26-year-old director of scheduling, are the latest in a string of top staffers to leave.