Extra Extra Monday: EPA took driller's word on safe data, lobbyists still taking congress on trips, guns still sold to those legally barred
Duke Fracking Tests Reveal Dangers Driller’s Data Missed | Bloomberg Sustainability
When the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency declared that a group of Texas homes near a gas-drilling operation didn’t have dangerous levels of methane in their water, it relied on tests conducted by the driller itself.
Feds in Ajo for Border Patrol home cost audit | The Arizona Republic
Following an uproar by residents and some members of Congress, the Department of Homeland Security has opened an investigation into whether $15 million in tax dollars to build housing for Border Patrol agents here was improperly spent.