Lawmakers Say EPA Fraudster's Reg Work Raises Red Flags

Law360, New York (March 26, 2014, 1:26 PM EDT) -- Senate Republicans on Wednesday questioned the legitimacy of several air regulations and environmental policies linked to former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency official John Beale, who has been convicted of stealing approximately $1 million from the government.

During an Environment and Public Works committee hearing on the Fiscal Year 2015 EPA budget, Republican members used a large chunk of their time to criticize agency chief Gina McCarthy for not acting more quickly to stop fraudulent activity and to air doubts about the validity of several EPA rules...
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