Topic: Environment & Energy

FOIA Request to Interior Department Impact of Border Wall on Endangered Species

April 27, 2017
Assessment or analysis of the impact, including the impact on endangered species, of building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

FOIA Request to EPA Assessment of Impact of Border Wall

April 27, 2017
Assessment or analysis of the impact of building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

American Oversight and Environmental Working Group Demand Release of Pruitt Communications with Pesticide Industry

April 12, 2017
American Oversight and the Environmental Working Group (EWG) today launched a joint investigation into the March 29, 2017 decision by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) not to ban the pesticide chlorpyrifos.

FOIA Request to USDA Communications about Decision to Overrule EPA about Chlorpyrifos

April 11, 2017
Communication regarding the decision to overrule EPA scientists and allow the continued use of chlorpyrifos.

FOIA Request to EPA Communications about Decision to Overrule EPA about Chlorpyrifos

April 11, 2017
Communication regarding the decision to overrule EPA scientists and allow the continued use of chlorpyrifos.

10 Questions about the Border Wall that Deserve Big, Beautiful Answers

April 4, 2017
President Trump’s proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico border has raised a lot of questions since he began talking about it at campaign rallies nearly two years ago – and this week, the American people will finally have a chance to get some answers. Here are ten questions that we’ll be watching for and that we would like to see answered:

Statement on Trump Administration Proposal to Build Border Wall South of Rio Grande

March 28, 2017
Earlier today, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke told the Public Lands Council that the Trump Administration plans to physically build the proposed border wall on the southern bank of the Rio Grande River in Mexican territory.