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Farhad Manjoo: Private jet travel is booming. And shameful. And we’re all paying for it.

At least one Patriotic Millionaire says he ‘just can’t continue to do it.’
The EPA administrator visited cancer-causing air pollution hot spots highlighted by ProPublica and promised reforms

The EPA administrator visited cancer-causing air pollution hot spots highlighted by ProPublica and promised reforms

ProPublica found more than 1,000 toxic air hot spots across the country, and determined Black residents were disproportionately at risk. Environmental experts called the EPA’s response to our investigation historic and a “radical change in tone.”
California legislators urge caution, but greenlight a plan that could lead to the widespread use of forestry offsets
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California legislators urge caution, but greenlight a plan that could lead to the widespread use of forestry offsets

Influenced by a ProPublica investigation, they emphasized the need for “vigorous and proactive monitoring,” noting concerns long voiced by scientists about the integrity of carbon credits.
Government report acknowledges Hurricane Harvey made worse by climate change
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Government report acknowledges Hurricane Harvey made worse by climate change

A new climate-change report by the U.S. government offers little doubt that Hurricane Harvey's catastrophic rainfall was worsened by rising global temperatures.
Possible conflict of interest clouds West Virginia's natural gas deal with China
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Possible conflict of interest clouds West Virginia's natural gas deal with China

A member of West Virginia’s negotiating team on the $80 billion natural gas investment deal with China was asked to repay $23,000 in travel expenses after the Justice administration raised
FEMA Had a Plan for Responding to a Hurricane in Puerto Rico — But It Doesn’t Want You to See It — ProPublica

FEMA Had a Plan for Responding to a Hurricane in Puerto Rico — But It Doesn’t Want You to See It — ProPublica

The disaster-relief agency, under fire after Hurricane Maria, won’t release the plan, even as a comparable document for Hawaii remains public. -Justin Elliott and Decca Muldowney, ProPublica
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