The Environmental Statute
That Can Save the World

It’s not as well-known as the Clean Air Act but the 1976 Toxic Substances Control Act can and must be used to control greenhouse gases. That’s why we’re petitioning EPA. Sept. 13, 2022 Op-Ed by CPR Initiative Executive Director and General Counsel Dan Galpern. Reprinted by Permission of the Washington Monthly.

President Biden Should Impose a Carbon Fee Immediately

Emissions from a coal-fired power plant are silhouetted against the setting sun in Independence, Mo. in February, 2021.Charlie Riedel-Associated Press

Under the Independent Offices Appropriations Act, the president retains authority to direct the Environmental Protection Agency to impose a fee on greenhouse gas emissions. By Dr. James Hansen and Dan…

It’s Time: Remove Trump Now

Photo by Life Matters at Pexels. 2021.

President Donald Trump’s drive to overturn the 2020 election and maintain power, abetted at critical junctures by people who damn well know better, must be stopped. . . .Moreover, if we are to remain a nation of laws, then Trump must be prosecuted for his manifest crimes.