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  1. Sen. Inhofe says environmentalist policies undermine US economy and national securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla., has "some good news" for Americans who have been burdened by environmental regulations and the dubious scientific findings that have been used to justify those regulations. "Obama's war on fossil fuels is temporarily over," he said during a video presentation this morning addressing scientists, economists, engineers, and policy experts who are taking part in the Heartland Institute's 12th annual International Conference on Climate Change.

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  2. Senate panel passes bill to license advanced nuclear plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Raw Story

    ... reactors that could come into development in 10 or 15 years. The committee's chairman, Republican Senator James Inhofe, said the bill is "critical for the revitalization and improvement of our nation's nuclear energy industry." The bill has brought ...

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  3. EPA Risk Management Program (RMP) Facility Safety Rule Delayed AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | JD Supra

    ... the Deputy Administrator slot will likely soon be filled by Andrew Wheeler, a former staff member of Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK). All of these factors make the Rule's future about as bright as its past. Days after the administration turnover, the Rule ...

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  4. Connecticut schools tackle climate change and evolutionRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 19 | World News Report

    The new head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, says carbon dioxide is not a primary cause of climate change - despite a clear scientific consensus that it is. Sen. James Inhofe, an Oklahoma Republican, goes even further: He says climate change isn't happening at all, and he once held up a snowball in Congress to prove that global warming isn't real.

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  5. Looking for answers: Oklahomans hope town hall will get senators' attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 18 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    "I think with what's happening now with the education, the way it is with all of the cuts, the EPA and everything else, it's kind of scary and we want to know," said Quanah Schlesselman. "This is the result of various and multiple attempts of different groups of people trying to connect with Senator Lankford and Senator Inhofe and not having any luck," said Jennifer Harmon with Indivisible Oklahoma, the group that organized the event. 1 comment

  6. GOP Sen Inhofe: EPA 'Brainwashing Our Kids' With PropagandaRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 18 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Prior to making those comments, Inhofe had praised the Clean Act Amendments as "very successful", arguing that "our air is cleaner, the pollution is down in spite of the fact that we drive twice as many miles". Jim Inhofe reacted to an item from President Donald Trump's proposed budget, which will cut the Environmental Protection Agency from $8.1 billion to $5.7 billion, or roughly 31 percent.

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  7. James Inhofe: EPA Brainwashes Children With PropagandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | News Max

    Sen. James Inhofe piled on the EPA as it faces a 31 percent cut in President Donald Trump's first budget, charging on Thursday that the agency was "brainwashing" children with "propaganda." The Republican Oklahoma senator, and supporter of current Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt, made the comments to anchor Poppy Harlow during an appearance on CNN's "New Day."

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  8. Did You Even Hear About These Crazy Wildfires in the Midwest?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Mother Jones

    Sen. James Inhofe is alarmed at what he accurately called the " unprecedented " wildfires now ripping through the grasslands of Oklahoma, Kansas, and the Texas panhandle. So far, the fast-moving fires have burned more than 2 million acres in the region, "causing millions of dollars of damage and killing thousands of livestock," Reuters reports .

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  9. USNIC Lauds Long-Warranted Senate Legislation to Reform and Modernize NRC LicensingRead the original story

    Friday Mar 17 | World News Report

    WASHINGTON, DC, USA, March 17, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / -- In a letter to Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works leadership today, the U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council applauded bipartisan support for advanced nuclear energy progress and development advanced by the Nuclear Energy Innovation and Modernization Act . The legislation was introduced by Senators John Barrasso , Sheldon Whitehouse , James Inhofe , Cory Booker , Mike Crapo , Deb Fischer , Shelley Moore Capito and Joe Manchin on March 2nd, 2017.

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  10. Trump hires major coal lobbyist to be deputy administrator at EPARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Salon

    Trump's reported pick to help lead the EPA is a former staffer of notorious climate change denier Sen. James Inhofe President Donald Trump may have promised to ban lobbyists from his administration, but that isn't stopping him from hiring a coal lobbyist as the new deputy administrator to the Environmental Protection Agency. In addition to being a coal lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, Trump's reported pick to be second in charge at the regulatory agency, also used to be an aide to Republican Sen. James Inhofe of Oklahoma, according to Politico .

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  11. Republican senator claims the EPA is brainwashing childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Inhabitat

    Senator James Inhofe of Oklahoma claimed Thursday on CNN that the Environmental Protection Agency is "brainwashing" America's children, defending Donald Trump's plan to cut the agency's funding by 31 percent. He told the network: "We want to deliver the services.

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  12. The Morning Brew: Sex and drug allegations part of investigation into state senatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | NewsOK.com

    ... found since the park was established in 1972. (Waymon Cox/Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism via AP) Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla. arrives for a Senate Republican strategy session on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 14, 2017. The White ...

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  13. Trump to name coal lobbyist as deputy EPA chief: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Hill

    Coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler is reportedly President Trump's pick to be the deputy chief of the Environmental Protection Agency , and is expected to be tapped for the position in coming weeks. James Inhofe GOP senator: EPA 'brainwashing our kids' A guide to the committees: Senate GOP considers ways to 'modernize' endangered species law MORE , is Trump's top choice to fill the position, but it is unclear when the official announcement will be made, Politico reported Thursday.

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  14. Trump budget would slash cleanup of hazardous waste sites by 30 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Reuters

    ... group more concerned with spreading a liberal message (President Barack) Obama had," said Republican Senator James Inhofe of Oklahoma. Inhofe has been critical of what he characterized as overreach by the EPA, as well as its rule making and ...

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  15. U.S. senator claims Epa is 'brainwashing' children a U.S. senator...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. Senate Armed Services Committee member Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK) arrives for hearing about the Pentagon budget in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill March 17, 2016 in ...

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  16. Republican senator defends cuts to EPA, which he says is 'brainwashing our kids'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Senator James Inhofe, Republican of Oklahoma, claimed that the Environmental Protection Agency is releasing "propaganda" that is "brainwashing our kids," during a CNN interview on Thursday. "We want to deliver the services.

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  17. Global warming denier James Inhofe says the Environmental Protection...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Salon.com

    Republican Senator James Inhofe of Oklahoma - a climate change denier who once proclaimed , "God's still up there. The arrogance of people to think that we, human beings, would be able to change what He is doing in the climate is to me outrageous."

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  18. Sen. Jim Inhofe: EPA Has Been 'Brainwashing Our Kids'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | News Max

    Oklahoma Republican Sen. James Inhofe on Thursday said the Environmental Protection Agency up until now has been "brainwashing our kids" about climate change. Inhofe, widely known as the top skeptic of climate change in Congress and who once referred to the EPA as the Gestapo, said things are going to change under the agency's new leader, Scott Pruitt.

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  19. Trump Puts EPA on Starvation DietRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... his inner circle. Pruitt's chief of staff, Ryan Jackson, was previously the chief of staff for Senator James Inhofe, who calls climate change a "hoax." Pruitt has also hired another Inhofe aide, Byron Brown, to serve as his deputy. It's been rumored ...

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  20. Trump Puts EPA on Starvation DietBy Jay MichaelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Daily Beast

    ... his inner circle. Pruitt's chief of staff, Ryan Jackson, was previously the chief of staff for Senator James Inhofe, who calls climate change a "hoax." Pruitt has also hired another Inhofe aide, Byron Brown, to serve as his deputy. It's been rumored ...

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