Harvard Scientists Warn Trump’s EPA Policies Could Kill 80,000+ Per Decade

HeadlineJun 14, 2018
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This comes as two Harvard social scientists argued the Trump administration’s rollback of environmental regulations could cause the deaths of an additional 80,000 people or more per decade. Writing in The Journal of the American Medical Association, the scientists say the EPA’s rollback of clean air rules alone will cause an additional 1 million Americans to contract respiratory illness.

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