Budget Cuts Won't Derail EPA's Aggressive Climate Agenda

Law360, New York (March 5, 2014, 7:43 PM EST) -- Don't let the $300 million proposed 2015 budget cut fool you. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is moving full steam ahead with an ambitious climate change agenda to fulfill the Obama administration's goals of reducing the country's carbon footprint by shifting funds from water programs.

Nine months after the president unveiled his climate action plan calling for new regulation of greenhouse gas emissions, the climate action plan is the administration’s top priority, and a budget crunch isn't changing that. The EPA's climate change and air office is...
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