U.S. States Have Eliminated Thousands of Environmental Protection Jobs Since 2008

https://e360.yale.edu/digest/us-states-have-eliminated-thousands-of-environmental-protection-jobs-since-2008

Over the past decade, U.S. states eliminated 4,400 jobs at agencies responsible for protecting the environment, according to a new report from the Environmental Integrity Project, a Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit. From 2008 to 2018, 30 states also cut funding for environmental agencies, with more than half of those slashing budgets by at least 20 percent.

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Original Title: U.S. States Have Eliminated Thousands of Environmental Protection Jobs Since 2008
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