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Stephanie Bergeron Perdue Should Head the TCEQ

March 1, 2020

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Two recent posts have explained why finding something positive to say about an employee of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, or TCEQ, Texas’s equivalent of the EPA, presents the writer with a challenge. The testimony of two of its employees groundlessly coerced an unconstitutional speech injunction against the writer in 2013, a couple of […]

L’Oreal Stepney, TCEQ Director, Falsely Denies Agency’s Censorship Practices

February 14, 2020

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“Let me say this clearly. We are not an agency that is about censorship. It is not what we do, it is wrong, it is not who we are.” —L’Oreal Stepney (2011) That’s how the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s deputy director of the Office of Water responded to allegations by scientists that their conclusions […]