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Melanie Benesh

Melanie Benesh

Melanie Benesh is EWG's Legislative Attorney. She provides a legislative and regulatory analysis of federal food, cosmetics, farm, and chemical law. At Georgetown University Law Center, she was a Cutler Salzburg Fellow and served on the Georgetown Journal of International Law. After college, Benesh worked as a research assistant studying fair trade coffee in Chiapas, Mexico, and later as a community organizer for Voces de la Frontera in Milwaukee. She currently co-teaches a course on public interest advocacy as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law Center.

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Trump’s Toxic Wake: 10 Ways the EPA Has Made Life More Hazardous

The Trump EPA has aggressively worked to erode and eliminate vital environmental and public health protections.

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