- Beyer Statement on Trump’s Dirty Water Rule
- GOP donor gave Pruitt $50,000 for legal defense
- Beyer Calls For Swift Action On Legislation To Block Seismic Airgun Blasting
- Trump moves toward offshore oil testing in Atlantic
- Trump delivers on promise with Atlantic offshore testing. It could cost him GOP ...
- Beyer Statement On National Climate Assessment
Beyer Statement on Trump’s Dirty Water Rule
Rep. Don Beyer today issued the following statement on the Trump Administration’s proposal to significantly weaken protections for wetlands and waterways under the Clean Water Act’s jurisdiction: “Trump’s proposed rule to gut the Clean Water Act’s en...
Beyer Calls For Swift Action On Legislation To Block Seismic Airgun Blasting
Rep. Beyer today called for swift consideration of his bill, the bipartisan Atlantic Seismic Airgun Protection (ASAP) Act, following an announcement by the National Marine Fisheries Service that the Trump Administration had formally approved permitti...
Beyer Statement On National Climate Assessment
Rep. Don Beyer issued the following statement today on the National Climate Assessment, after the Trump Administration’s release of that document over a holiday weekend: “The National Climate Assessment makes it clear that climate change is killing A...
Support Grows For Keeping All Students Safe Act
Last week, U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.), and U.S. Representatives Don Beyer (VA-8) and Bobby Scott (VA-3), introduced the Keeping All Students Safe Act (KASSA), which would protect students from the dangers of seclu...
Norton, Beyer Introduce Bill to Require Uniformed Federal Police Officers to Wear Body Cameras, Use Dashboard Cameras
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) and Congressman Don Beyer (D-VA) today introduced a bill to require uniformed federal police officers to wear body cameras and have dashboard cameras in marked vehicles. Norton and Beyer introduced their bil...
Déjà Vu: Trump Nominates Fossil Fuel-Loving Anti-Environmentalist To Lead Environmental Protection Agency
Rep. Don Beyer issued the following statement today in reaction to President Trump’s announcement that he would nominate Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler to the position of Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): “Andrew Wheele...
GOP donor gave Pruitt $50,000 for legal defense
The Hill | A major Republican donor gave former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief Scott Pruitt $50,000 for his legal defense fund before he stepped down in July. In an ethics filing the EPA released Thursday, Justina Fugh, the agency’s top ...
Trump moves toward offshore oil testing in Atlantic
The Hill | The Trump administration took a major step Friday toward allowing testing for offshore oil and natural gas under the Atlantic Ocean. The National Marine Fisheries Service, part of the Commerce Department’s National Oceanic and Atmospheric ...
Trump delivers on promise with Atlantic offshore testing. It could cost him GOP allies.
McClatchy | The Trump administration on Friday approved permits for seismic testingon the Atlantic Coast, a prelude to offshore oil drilling and move that is sure to antagonize Republican governors and lawmakers in the Southeast, whose support the pr...
Beyer on Climate Assessment Report: ‘People Are Dying Now’
Falls Church News Press | U.S. Rep. Don Beyer, who represents the 8th District of Virginia that includes the City of Falls Church, issued the following statement today on the National Climate Assessment, after the Trump Administration’s release of th...