© 2024 KOSU
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Captured, Ep. 2 teaser: Reagan's efforts to curtail the EPA

Listen to the full podcast here. And subscribe to our new podcast Here & Now Anytime.

We look back on an effort by the Reagan Administration to take over the EPA — and look for what lessons history can teach us about the strength of the country’s institutions.

In today’s excerpt from the podcast Captured from WBUR and Here & Now, Reagan tries to curtail the organization by slashing its budget.

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

Copyright 2022 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.

KOSU is nonprofit and independent. We rely on readers like you to support the local, national, and international coverage on this website. Your support makes this news available to everyone.

Give today. A monthly donation of $5 makes a real difference.