U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

3:40 pm
Tue March 31, 2015

Mitch McConnell to Rest of World: ‘Proceed With Caution’ on Climate Deal

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The U.S. has submitted its carbon emissions reduction plan to the United Nations, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is already warning the rest of the world that America may not follow through on it.

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12:22 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

McConnell Urges Passage of Coal Jobs Legislation

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says his Saving Coal Jobs Act must be passed, in order to ease U.S. Environmental Protection Agency restrictions that he says are stifling the industry.

The five-term Republican said the number of Kentucky coal miners has decreased from 18,600 to 13,000 in the years since President Barack Obama took office.

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Higher Education
8:09 am
Wed June 20, 2012

Kentucky State University and EPA to Sign Agreement


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached an agreement with Kentucky State University to support environmental measures on the Frankfort campus and develop an environmental science curriculum. 

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