Environment

Feb. 4, 2016 House Democrat Leadership Press Conference

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi discussed the Flint, Mich. water crisis, the Iraq War and the 2016 presidential election at her weekly news conference on Feb. 4.

Watch Live: House Hearing on Flint Water Crisis
 

Officials from the Environmental Protection Agency and the City of Flint are among the witnesses expected to testify.

Watch Live: Senate Hearing on Gold King Mine Spill
 

The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee holds an oversight hearing of the Environmental Protection Agency and its response to the Aug. 5 waste water spill at the Gold King Mine in Colorado. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy is expected to testify.

Boehner Coy on Pope's Climate Change Encyclical