Gina McCarthy

Scott Pruitt heads the Environmental Protection Agency under President Donald Trump.

Former EPA Head on How Trump Should Handle New Climate Change Report

An Obama-era administrator understands why scientists fear the White House’s response to a new study.

President Donald Trump addresses a joint session of Congress on February 28, 2017, in Washington, D.C.

Trump Orders EPA to Replace Clean Water Rule, Which May Jeopardize What Comes Out of the Tap

The agricultural industry is cheering the president’s move.

EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy testifies before the Senate Environmental and Public Works Committee on September 16, 2015, in Washington, D.C., for a mine disaster that polluted Navajo Nation water—another instance where the EPA failed on EJ.

EPA Administrator Says Agency Has 'A Lot to Prove' on Environmental Justice

A new plan pledges to keep overburdened communities in mind for all future decisions.