Upton voted to cripple the EPA’s ability to protect the environment with U.S. House Bill 1430
Fred Upton’s vote in favor of U.S. House Bill 1430 once again demonstrates his consistent disregard for protecting his constituents from environmental dangers.
Follow this link to read a PDF that “presents analysis and research conducted by the Environmental Data & Governance Initiative (EDGI) on H.R. 1430 and concludes that the bill, if enacted, would obstruct the EPA’s use of important scientific studies in essential agency work. EDGI members, as researchers invested in robust environmental data governance, are concerned that this legislation would force the EPA to make determinations without access to entire categories of research that are essential to sound decision-making.”