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Higher Social Cost of Carbon Will Support Biden Enviro Push

USA - March 19 2021 Upon taking office, President Joe Biden convened a task force to assess the social cost of greenhouse gases, as part of his comprehensive climate…

Chaz Kelsh, Shannon Morrissey

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service v. Sierra Club: US Supreme Court Boosts Ability of Agencies to Withhold Draft Documents

USA - March 15 2021 On March 4, 2021, the US Supreme Court held that draft biological opinions prepared by the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and the National Marine…

Zach L. Lass, Caroline McHugh, Peggy Otum

Environmental Justice in the Biden Administration

USA - February 3 2021 The Biden Administration is seeking to advance “environmental justice” (EJ) through its policy and regulatory priorities in a way that no…

Michael Connor, Caroline McHugh, Lauren Mercer, Peggy Otum, Heidi K. Ruckriegle

President Biden’s Executive Order Sets Agenda for Whole-of-Government Approach on Climate and Environmental Justice

USA - February 1 2021 Fulfilling one of his central campaign promises, President Biden signed a wide-ranging Executive Order last week addressing climate change through…

Nathaniel B. Custer, Bonnie L. Heiple, Shannon Morrissey, Peggy Otum

Biden Administration Begins Comprehensive Review of Trump-Era Environmental Rules

USA - January 21 2021 On his first day in office, President Joe Biden issued an Executive Order titled “Protecting Public Health and the Environment and Restoring Science…

H. David Gold, Benjamin Hanna, Zach L. Lass, Peggy Otum