My company worked closely with the EPA for decades and we learned their primary objectives are never ending new rules, merely to stay relevant, and the continuous need for more money and staff.
Less science. Less reality. More quackery. This is your country on Republicanism. Cause if you think this is a Trump thang, if you think Pence would be better, or Rubio or Cruz or Ryan or their ilk, or even if you think Reagan might have not barreled pell mell straight into bizarro corporations-first denialism, well, you got another thing coming. The Republican Party is corporations first, citizens last.