Union of Concerned Scientists

77 Groups Demand Trump Rescind Attack-on-Facts Executive Order Slashing Expert Advisory Committees | Common Dreams News

“Genna Reed, lead science and policy analyst for the Center for Science and Democracy at the Union of Concerned Scientists, called the executive order “the latest example of a pattern across this administration of excluding science from government to the detriment of public health,” and explained how it will prove to be a loss for …

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Union of Concerned Scientists: Scott Pruitt’s last act could deliver danger to your door…

Scott Pruitt’s last act could deliver danger to your door… Tell the EPA we need cleaner trucks, not dirtier rigs on our roads. Don’t let Scott Pruitt’s final attack on public health stand. Former EPA Administrator Pruitt’s last act in office was to roll back regulations on new trucks fitted with old engines. Tell the …

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Our Federal Science Agencies Are in Mortal Danger

Our Federal Science Agencies Are in Mortal Danger Whether by strategy or ineptitude or both, the Trump administration is starving them of the expertise they need to fulfill their essential functions ¬†Andrew A. Rosenberg, Kathleen Rest Our national political landscape is in disarray. As scientists, we watch with dismay as senior positions in our federal …

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