5th Lawsuit Filed Against EPA Over 2015 Mine Waste SpillA fifth lawsuit has been filed against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over a mine waste spill the agency inadvertently triggered in 2015, polluting rivers in Colorado, New Mexico and Utah.
Pruitt Resigning From EPA, Trump AnnouncesPresident Donald Trump announced on Thursday that Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is resigning.
EPA Lays Out Next Steps To Clean Up Southwest Colorado MinesThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday laid out the next steps it will take to clean up wastewater flowing from dozens of old mines in southwestern Colorado, including dredging contaminated sediment from streambeds and digging ditches to divert water away from tainted rocks and soil.
Federal Investigators: Pruitt's $43,000 Soundproof Booth In EPA Office Violated LawThe $43,000 soundproof booth for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt's office violated federal law, federal investigators concluded.
Sen. Bennet Calls For EPA Chief's ResignationSen. Michael Bennet is calling for the resignation of the head of the Environmental Protection Agency.
EPA Considers Relocating Sludge From Gold King MineThe Environmental Protection Agency is considering hauling sludge from the Gold King Mine to a location about 70 miles away.
Ethics Lawyer Says He Didn't Have Facts About Pruitt CondoAn Environmental Protection Agency lawyer said he wasn't provided the full facts when he ruled there was no ethics violation in Administrator Scott Pruitt's lease of a bargain-priced Capitol Hill condo with ties to a fossil fuels lobbyist.
Gold King Mine Owner Worries About Another Toxic SpillThe head of the EPA toured the Gold King Mine on Friday. Two years ago, that same mine burst with toxic materials.
Gold King Mine Meeting Turns Into Focus On Health Care, GOPThe head of the EPA toured the site of the Gold King Mine near Silverton on Friday but the meeting after the tour quickly turned when voters took a detour from the topic to focus on health care, the GOP and climate change.
EPA Boss Pruitt To Visit Gold King Mine Spill SiteThe Environmental Protection Agency chief is in Colorado discussing coal and water.
EPA Gives Fort Collins Extension To Meet Air StandardThe Environmental Protection Agency gave Fort Collins an extension to meet federal ozone standards.
Lamborn Says EPA May Reconsider Colorado Storm Water SuitU.S. Rep. Doug Lamborn has asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to drop a lawsuit against Colorado Springs over contaminated runoff that affects Pueblo County and downstream agriculture.
Gardner On Gold King Mine: 'Broken Promise After Broken Promise'Senator Cory Gardner is drawing attention back to the Gold King Mine spill, and the EPA's response.
Senate Confirms Scott Pruitt As EPA AdministratorThe Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency.
Oklahoma AG Bemoans Colorado Pot In US Supreme Court FilingOklahoma's attorney general says his state and others are suffering from the export of marijuana from Colorado and wants the U.S. Supreme Court to consider whether Colorado's pot market violates federal law.