Author: Molly Rauch

Molly RauchMolly Rauch is a mom who lives and works in Washington, DC. As Public Health Policy Director for Moms Clean Air Force, she builds relationships with public health organizations and develops alliances and partnerships with them. She also writes about public health science and policy for Moms Clean Air Force. Her writing on environmental health has appeared in Goodhousekeeping.com, Parents.com, and Huffington Post, among other publications. A native New Yorker, she holds a master’s degree in public health.

7 Ways Wheeler Can Save EPA

BY ON July 27, 2018
Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler on Thursday withdrew Scott Pruitt’s midnight-hour memo, which waived enforcement standards for super-polluting “glider” trucks. Wheeler’s decision is a win for anyone who breathes. But Wheeler has a long way to go before he distinguishes himself from scandal-plagued former Administrator Scott Pruitt. Moms...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Cars and Trucks, Children's Health, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, EPA, Fracking, Natural Gas, Politics, Science

Don’t Let Clean Car Standards Shift Into Reverse

BY ON May 7, 2018
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) have drafted a proposal for overhauling the Clean Car Standards, which would freeze tailpipe pollution and fuel efficiency targets well below the target of 50 MPG by 2025. The proposal would literally put...

TOPICS: Air Pollution, Cars and Trucks, Clean Air Rules and Regulations, Climate Change, EPA, Politics