Andrew Wheeler

Andrea Germanos, staff writer
President Donald Trump looks on as EPA administrator Andrew Wheeler speaks during an event in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on January 9, 2020 in Washington, D.C.
The agency chief suggested reigning in fossil fuel use will not help communities harmed by fossil fuel pollution.
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Coal ash contaminated water, which is colorized from the heavy metals, runs from the coal ash pond D via the toe drain to the nearby creek and finally into the Potomac River in Dumfries, Virginia, on January 7, 2016. (Photo: Astrid Riecken For The Washington Post via Getty Images)
"Giving coal companies a free pass to dump more toxic heavy metals like mercury...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
A gas flare is seen at an oil well site on outside Williston, North Dakota. (Photo: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
"Even for the Trump administration, this is an appalling new low."