First-Ever EPA Chief Admits The Agency Has Gotten Out Of Control

ENERGY  President Obama nominated MIT scientist Ernest Moniz and Gina McCarthy as his picks to lead the Department of Energy and EPA, respectively. Getty Images. First-Ever EPA Chief Admits The Agency Has Gotten Out Of Control MICHAEL BASTASCH 12:25 PM 03/24/2017       The first-ever Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator reluctantly admitted the agency …

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Cancer-Causing Chromium-6 in your water

Cancer-Causing Chromium-6 is in 140 Chicago-Area Water Systems: Is Yours One? Only 22 tested systems showed no trace of the toxin. By Joseph Hosey (Patch Staff) – September 22, 2016 2:21 pm ET The cancer-causing toxin chromium-6 is present in 140 Chicago-area water systems, according to a new study published this week by the Environmental …

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Working on A Dream /the power of manufacturing jobs

 Working on A Dream Chicago’s West Side is a war zone. But the casualties can’t be measured by body counts alone. Dreams die, too, and the American Dream has all but vanished in neighborhoods such as North Lawndale, Garfield Park and Austin. On streets in those neighborhoods, middle-class opportunities are not only ousted by the …

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