• Krupp: Pruitt’s Reckless Tenure is Over

    Scott Pruitt’s reckless tenure at EPA is over, but the damage will be lasting and the threat of additional harm to public health and the environment remains grave. Pruitt left not only a string of failed policies,...

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  • Krupp: Trump Retreat From Paris Climate Accord ‘Reckless’

    President Trump’s reckless decision to leave the Paris climate agreement will live in infamy. This is a retreat from America’s role as world leader – one that ignores overwhelming scientific evidence and the advice of more than...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Krupp: Trump Budget Cuts Would Put Health, Safety Of All Americans At Risk

    President Trump’s budget proposal is reckless. Its funding cuts would put the health and safety of all Americans at risk, and hobble our efforts to build a vibrant clean energy economy and take action against the threat...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Op-Ed: Trump Administration Attacks Bipartisan Legacy Of Health, Environmental Protection

    The most fundamental obligation of government is to protect its citizens. With its actions since January 20, the Trump Administration has signaled that it is abdicating that basic responsibility. Rather than working to protect the health of American...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Top Stories For December 2016

    Deaths seem to have dominated the news in Verona in 2016, and December was no different: Three well-known members of our community passed away. But we also found bright spots, from the thousands of sparkling lights on...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Environmental Leader With Verona Roots Slams Trump’s EPA Pick

    For more than 30 years, Fred Krupp has been president of one of the world’s leading environmental advocacy groups, the Environmental Defense Fund. He’s been front and center at some of the largest efforts to combat climate...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • VHS Grad Pledges To Keep Fighting Climate Change After Trump Election

    Almost a year ago, Fred Krupp was in Paris for the adoption of the historic Paris Agreement on climate change. Yesterday Krupp, who created the first Earth Day celebration at Verona High School in 1970, took to...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • HBW Students Win Climate Change Competition

    In December, a team of excited students from H.B. Whitehorne Middle School attended the Climate and Environmental Change Teen Summit at Rutgers University in New Brunswick. The team consisted of 11 eighth graders—Ashley Baumgard, Max Handler, Vincent...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • VHS Alumnus Krupp Hails Climate Change Accord

    Fred Krupp organized the first Earth Day celebration at Verona High School in 1970. For the last 30 years, he has been president of the Environmental Defense Fund, which has rallied science and economics to find national and...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Veronans Join People’s Climate March

    More than 400,000 people turned out in New York City on Sunday to express their concern for the global environment and Veronans were among them. If you missed the hoopla, yesterday was the People’s Climate March, an...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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