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Monday, February 6, 2017

EPA


Photo of smog in New York City, photo by Dr. Edwin P. Ewing, Jr, 1988

 H.R.861 —To terminate the Environmental Protection Agency.


EPA History
“Born in the wake of elevated concern about environmental pollution, EPA was established on December 2, 1970 to consolidate in one agency a variety of federal research, monitoring, standard-setting and enforcement activities to ensure environmental protection. Since its inception, EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment for the American people.”