Juliet Eilperin

Senior National Affairs Correspondent for The Washington Post

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Juliet Eilperin is a senior national affairs correspondent and former Congressional correspondent for the Washington Post. She is the author of Fight Club Politics: How Partisanship Is Poisoning the House of Representatives and Demon Fish: Travels through the Hidden World of Sharks.

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Science continues to suffer attack from the Trump administration. Testimony on climate change and national security has been censored.

Federal scientists censored and forced to move

Science continues to suffer attack from the Trump administration. Testimony on climate change and national security has been censored.

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Andrew Wheeler’s confirmation hearing to officially run the EPA took place on Wednesday. He’s been acting chief for several months.

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Andrew Wheeler’s confirmation hearing to officially run the EPA took place on Wednesday. He’s been acting chief for several months.

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New details are out on how EPA chief Scott Pruitt spends money and assigns work to his staffers. He asked multiple people to help find a job that pays $200,000/year for his wife.

EPA chief asked staffers to find his wife a job and get him out of a housing penalty

New details are out on how EPA chief Scott Pruitt spends money and assigns work to his staffers. He asked multiple people to help find a job that pays $200,000/year for his wife.

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