Environmental Protection Agency
Taxpayers currently cover the environmental costs of coal production on federal lands.
The House voted to send a GOP measure blocking a water rule to President Obama's desk.
The resolution would block the "waters of the U.S." rule.
A series of regulations put forward in 2015 will face fierce challenges in the coming year.
Nine states have challenged the new ozone regulations.
Industry groups call the rule costly to implement and say it would threaten jobs.
EPA would be funded at $8.1 billion in 2016 under the deal.
The GAO announced the conclusion in a report Monday.
EPA chief Gina McCarthy is in Paris for the U.N. climate conference.
Gina McCarthy said the U.S. is already moving forward on new rules.
A federal court of appeals issued an order blocking Gina McCarthy's deposition.
Murray Energy CEO Robert Murray will hit the president during a Thursday speech.
The lawsuit is the first from a state following August's mine waste spill.
The House will vote to block the rule on Wednesday.
The agency plans an ambitious agenda for Obama's final year in office.
The civil rights leader said the power plant rules will help minority communities.
Environmentalists say the EPA shirked its duties by writing rules that are too weak.
Cities and local government groups stepped into the battle on Tuesday.
The Environmental Protection Agency won at a federal appeals court on Tuesday..
The trade association for US corn ethanol producers is having a tantrum over an EPA decision.
In Paris, Gina McCarthy said coal is “not necessarily the path to the future.”
We cannot rely on state oil and gas laws to protect the water supply of downstream neighbors.
Attorney General Cynthia Coffman is suing despite Gov. John Hickenlooper's objections.
Republicans on Wednesday teed up a House vote on President Obama's climate rules.