Gina McCarthy

Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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Gina McCarthy is the Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Appointed by President Obama in 2009 as Assistant Administrator for EPA’s Office of Air and Radiation, Gina McCarthy has been a leading advocate for common-sense strategies to protect public health and the environment.

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A New Effort to Save the Ozone Layer and Protect the Climate
September 22, 2016
As world leaders gathered at the United Nations this week, the Obama administration and global partners today announced several unprecedented steps...
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A “Cool” Way to Combat Climate Change under the Montreal Protocol
July 20, 2016

World climate leaders are meeting this week in Vienna for the next stage of international discussions about a global phase-down of climate-damaging...

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Leading by Example on Climate Change: Our New Federal Sustainability Plan
March 19, 2015

President Obama signs executive order to ensure federal government leads by example on reducing greenhouse gas emissions and boosting clean energy.

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