For Immediate Release
Earthjustice Outlines Opposition To Trump Nominees
Overview of statements for several nominees facing key committee or floor votes in the U.S. Senate
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has nominated a number of individuals who will promote policies that will harm the environment, increase the exposure of families and communities across our country to air and water pollution, blunt efforts to promote environmental justice, reverse progress in reducing climate changing pollution, and otherwise turn back the clock on environmental and public health protections. Several of those nominations will be voted on this week — either by key committees or by the full Senate.
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