It would also cut deeply into programmes like climate protection, environmental justice and enforcement.
Donald Trump plans to cut spending on EPA climate change programme by 70%
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) could face cuts of up to 70 per cent to its climate change programmes under a new White House proposal. President Donald Trump has long made clear his intention to reverse his predecessor Barack Obama's green legacy, however he also pledged that any changes would not jeopardise America's water and air quality.
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