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    Flood Insurance Affordability

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s top flood insurance official was joined by small business owners, mostly from the residential construction and real estate industries, at a…

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    Senator Manchin on West Virginia Flooding

    Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) spoke on the Senate floor about the damage brought to his state by recent flooding.

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    Book Discussion on Frackopoly

    Wenonah Hauter talked about her book Frackopoly: The Battle for the Future of Energy and the Environment, about the origins of fracking and its impact on the environment and public health.…

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    Wildfire Prevention and Forest Management Budget

    Environmental advocacy organization representatives and officials from the Departments of Agriculture, Interior, and State testified at a hearing on wildfire prevention and forest…

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    President Obama Signing Chemical Safety Bill

    President Obama signed into law H.R. 2576, the “Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act,” which modernizes the 1976 Toxic Substances Control Act. In…

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    President Obama at Yosemite

    President Obama spoke in Yosemite National Park about the 100th anniversary of the National Park System. He talked about the importance of the national parks, his…

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    Weather Forecasting

    Leaders from a number of private weather forecasting and modeling firms testified at a hearing on the future of their industry and its impact on and potential contributions to the public…

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    Implementation of Highway Spending Bill

    Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx testified at a hearing on the implementation of the $305 billion Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act, which President Obama signed…

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    Ozone Air Pollution Standards Legislation

    Patrick Ambrosio talked by video from Capitol Hill about H.R. 4775, the Ozone Standards Implementation Act, being debated on the House floor that day. The White House had issued a veto…

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    Senate Debate on Chemical Regulation Bill

    The chair and ranking member of the Environment and Public Works Committee, Senators Jim Inhofe (R-OK) and Barbara Boxer (D-CA), as well as several other senators spoke about an update to…

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    Hoover Dam

    Rose Davis gave a tour of Hoover Dam, located on the border of Nevada and Arizona, and spoke about its history. The dam was built along the Colorado River during the Great Depression…

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    Climate Change and Community Planning, Panel 2

    Panelists talked about ways communities could manage the effects of climate change. Representatives from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Department of Heath and…

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    Climate Change and Social Justice, Panel 1

    Panelists talked about the relationship between climate change and social justice, also referred to as “climate justice.” They spoke about the societal impact of climate change…

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    Hurricane Preparedness

    President Obama spoke to reporters following a briefing at the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s National Response Coordination Center on preparedness for the hurricane season…

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    Vermont Law School Commencement Address

    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy delivered the commencement address to the 2016 graduates of Vermont Law School graduates on the South Royalton Village…

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    Fertilizer and Environmental History

    Professor Paul Sutter talked about how the rise of commercialized fertilizer changed global trade and farming practices. He described how, during the 1800s, farmers looked for various…

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    2016 Hurricane Season Outlook

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) briefed reporters on the 2016 hurricane season outlook. They predicted the the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season, which runs…

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    Energy Policy Legislation

    Jeremy Dillon, CQ Roll Call energy and environment reporter, talked by video from Capitol Hill about the House debate on energy policy legislation and the upcoming vote on going into…

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    Energy and Water Appropriations Bill

    George Cahlink, congressional reporter with E&E Publishing, talked by video from Capitol Hill about the energy and water appropriations bill under consideration in the House.

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    Environmental Protection Agency Employee Misconduct

    Stanley Meiburg testified at a hearing on about the Environmental Protection Agency’s response to previous cases involving sexual misconduct, theft and other allegations. The…

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