A top environmental lawyer, Mallory is the first African-American to oversee the system that keeps the public informed about projects—and pollution—in their communities.

April 14, 2021

Biden's pick to lead the Interior Department is the first Native American to run a Cabinet-level agency. And this agency, in particular, needs someone like Haaland to run it.

March 15, 2021

Biden’s pick to head the EPA is a seasoned fighter in the battle for clean air and a champion for environmental justice.

March 11, 2021

The fact that senators tied to the fossil fuel industry are opposing her nomination is a big clue as to why.

February 22, 2021

The global toll of premature deaths attributed to the burning of coal, gasoline, and diesel is breathtakingly high, with new research doubling previous estimates.

February 19, 2021

Scientists are showing that we are sending tons of tiny plastic particles into our soils each year, potentially affecting crops and our health.

February 02, 2021

National security, environmental justice, scientific integrity, and the economy are just a few issues covered by the president’s sweeping climate strategy.

January 27, 2021

Here’s what we want to see from our new president on the environmental front between now and May.

January 25, 2021

Our next president could address many pressing environmental and public health issues right away—some with just a stroke of the executive pen.

January 20, 2021

A pair of policy wonks with a shared goal of creating jobs while cutting carbon pollution: That sounds pretty good after the last four years.

December 21, 2020