Sean Hecht Speaks to L.A. Times on EPA’S Move to Fast-Track Groundwater Cleanup

Professor Sean Hecht spoke with the Los Angeles Times on Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s call for “immediate, intense action” regarding a contaminated aquifer in Orange County. With questions of political favoritism swirling over this decision, Hecht states, "The Pruitt EPA in general has not been particularly responsive, to say the least, to other requests made by California's environmental officials, making it look more likely that Hewitt may have influenced the process in some way.”

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