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White House Shows Contempt for Informed and Independent FERC with Danly Nomination   
(Wednesday - October 02, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - Statement by Sam Gomberg, Senior Energy Analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists. “Mr. Danly is woefully underqualified for the job, and President Trump’s decision not to pair the Republican commission nomination...
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Union Of Concerned Scientists Props Up New Group To Create Concern About 'Virtual' Pollution - Don't Be Fooled   
(Tuesday - October 01, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Science 2.0 - Union of Concerned Scientists is only really in top form when a Republican is in the White House because when the GOP is in control, they can be angry outsiders, but when a Democrat is in control, a bunch of their employees leave...
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Ask a Scientist: Should Scientists Shy Away from Politics'   
(Tuesday - October 01, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - We recently received a comment from Dennis M, a Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) supporter who lives in Chicago, about what he perceives to be a barrier between science and politics. Dennis believes that science and politics...
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Trump Axing Advisory Committees Is Bad for Farmers and Nation’s Food Supply   
(Tuesday - October 01, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - Our own Union of Concerned Scientists analysis estimates that the Trump administration EO will eliminate between 20 and 26 FACs that advise USDA on trade, animal health, agricultural statistics, and other key food and agriculture...
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The EPA Cut Science Out of Air Pollution Standard-Setting. We’re Putting It Back.   
(Saturday - September 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Union of Concerned Scientists - Hosted by the Union of Concerned Scientists, the independent panel will come together to do what the EPA has thus far failed to: Conduct a full review of the EPA’s assessment of the science, with a breadth of experts from...
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U.S. environmental groups sue over Trump auto emissions move   
(Saturday - September 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: YAHOO! - The groups include Environment America, Public Citizen, Sierra Club, the Union of Concerned Scientists, Center for Biological Diversity and the Natural Resources Defense Council. Last week, a group of 23 states joined by the...
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Air Pollution Scientists Fired by Trump Administration to Continue Working Together to Study Harmful Effects of Air Quality on Health   
(Saturday - September 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Newsweek - The meeting of the now-independent Particulate Matter Review Panel will take place on October 10-11 at an event held by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), the UCS announced in a blog post. On the agenda is a full review of...
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Gulf Stream slowing down; that could mean rising seas, hotter Florida   
(Saturday - September 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Northwest Florida Daily News - director of climate science for the Union of Concerned Scientists, an environmental group. ”That means that you have increased regional sea level rise just from that ocean circulation change. So that’s not good for...
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Union of Concerned Scientists Benefits   
(Saturday - September 28, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: PayScale - At Union of Concerned Scientists, employees are given a few retirement plans and other perks. A large number of members of the American workforce, like Union of Concerned Scientists workers, rely on group health plans funded by...
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The Energy 202: World's largest emitters stop short of sweeping climate commitments at U.N.   
(Wednesday - September 25, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Washington Post - director of strategy and policy at the Union of Concerned Scientists, said in a statement. “Sadly, most leaders from the world’s largest emitting countries failed this litmus test, dodging their responsibility to step...
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