House GOP Targets Purported EPA Use of 'Secret Science'

By Timothy Cama, The Hill.

House Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) is once again going after what he see as the use of "secret science" in Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) rulemaking.

Smith introduced the Honest and Open New EPA Science Treatment Act (HONEST Act) Monday, the latest iteration of his proposal to reform how the EPA uses science.