March 08, 2019

Environmental litigation in the Trump administration: The first two years

Adam Gustafson

President Trump came to office promising to remove regulatory burdens that “unnecessarily encumber energy production, constrain economic growth, and prevent job creation.” Two years into his administration, it is difficult to generalize about the success of its deregulatory agenda in court: The administration’s environmental litigation record so far is decidedly mixed, but many of the administration’s key initiatives are not yet final. For these legacy-defining rules, the inevitable litigation has yet to begin. 

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