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GAO to probe whether Trump administration is protecting agencies’ scientific integrity

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GAO to probe whether Trump administration is protecting agencies' scientific integrity

The Government Accountability Office will look into whether the Trump administration is safeguarding scientific integrity. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) asked the GAO to investigate the issue on Sept. 25, calling media reports of political appointees screening Environmental Protection Agency grants and officials at multiple agencies purging references to climate change and other scientific information “troubling.” “It is […]

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Source:: http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2017/10/11/gao-to-probe-whether-trump-administration-is-protecting-agencies-scientific-integrity/?utm_source=rss_energy-environment

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