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Opinion: Supreme Court’s EPA case a step back for all of humanity

By   /  Tuesday, July 5th, 2022  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Supreme Court’s EPA case a step back for all of humanity

By Sigrid Wright Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court issued an extremely controversial ruling on the Environmental Protection Agency’s ability to broadly regulate carbon emissions from existing power plants. Siding with coal-mining companies, the majority of justices swiftly dismantled the EPA’s charge of capping one of the most destructive causes of climate change. The ruling Read More →

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Street Smarts: Westmont will bring author Michael Lewis back to Santa Barbara

By   /  Friday, February 4th, 2022  /  Columns, Higher Education, Latest news, Nonprofits  /  Comments Off on Street Smarts: Westmont will bring author Michael Lewis back to Santa Barbara

Bestselling author Michael Lewis will keynote the 17th annual Westmont College President’s Breakfast on March 4 at the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort. Lewis is best known for “Moneyball,” “The Big Short” and “The Blind Side,” but his pandemic book, “The Premonition” made prescient calls about COVID-19 and it made a hero out of Charity Read More →

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EPA fines two Ventura County auto parts companies for emission control violations

By   /  Thursday, June 17th, 2021  /  East Ventura County, Latest news, Law & Goverment, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on EPA fines two Ventura County auto parts companies for emission control violations

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced settlements with four California automotive parts distributors, including two based in Ventura County, for violations of the Clean Air Act. No Limit Enterprises in Moorpark, while doing business as No Limit Fabrication and No Limit Diesel, made and sold tuner-related products and other parts designed to bypass, defeat or Read More →

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Stoker sues his former EPA boss over dismissal

By   /  Friday, February 5th, 2021  /  Latest news, Law & Goverment, left, Top Stories  /  Comments Off on Stoker sues his former EPA boss over dismissal

Mike Stoker, a Carpinteria resident and former regional administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, is suing his former EPA bosses on defamation charges in federal court. The Pacific Coast Business Times reached out to both Stoker and Andrew Wheeler, the administrator of then-President Donald Trump’s EPA while Stoker was a regional administrator. Neither was Read More →

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Multistate coalition suing EPA over clean car standards

By   /  Friday, November 15th, 2019  /  Energy, Latest news, South Coast  /  Comments Off on Multistate coalition suing EPA over clean car standards

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Patagonia hires former EPA general counsel to be environmental advocate

By   /  Monday, March 4th, 2019  /  Latest news, West Ventura County  /  Comments Off on Patagonia hires former EPA general counsel to be environmental advocate

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Q&A with former county supervisor now in EPA leadership role

By   /  Friday, August 10th, 2018  /  Central Coast, Energy, right  /  Comments Off on Q&A with former county supervisor now in EPA leadership role

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