CLEARCORPS OFFERS HUD SOUND RECOMMENDATIONS ON LEAD REMEDIATION

President Donald Trump recently nominated Dr. Ben Carson for the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) position. While Dr. Carson says that the country needs more resources to fight lead poisoning, his recommendation to add more neighborhood medical clinics is not the answer. CLEARCorps USA hopes that Dr. Carson’s focus will be more on…

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Intimate Partners: Lead Poisoning & Poverty

There’s a huge hole in the kitchen ceiling of the rowhouse Olivia Griffin rents in West Baltimore. Rain leaks in through the roof, the lights in the bedroom don’t work, and standing water fills one end of the basement. The 27-year-old mother’s biggest worry, though, is the flaking, peeling paint inside and out – and…

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Can Donald Trump Eliminate the EPA?

Can President-Elect Donald Trump Eliminate the EPA? There’s a great deal of worry and concern for employees of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Energy (DOE) since the presidential election. Now with Donald Trump being the president-elect, all of us stand to see some of the most dramatic changes under his new…

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