The amendment keeps funding for wind energy research and development at its current level.
An appropriations bill with an amendment to defund the Clean Water Rule faces veto.
Gina McCarthy testified before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Tuesday.
House Republicans are targeting a key part of President Obama’s environmental agenda.
Democrats said Republicans shouldn't complain about Obama's budget before writing their own.
The new spending bill ends the 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports.
EPA would be funded at $8.1 billion in 2016 under the deal.
Congress must pass a government funding bill by Dec. 11
Republican leaders abruptly pulled the spending bill on Thursday.
GOP lawmaker offers amendment to undo restrictions on flag's display.
EPA chief Gina McCarthy said it would have a "significant impact" on the agency's abilities.
Gina McCarthy said the cuts will hurt the agency's ability to respond to threats to public health.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski criticized the agency's water, climate and methane rules on Wednesday.
The legislation would increase FAA funding and decrease DOT funding.
Despite claims to the contrary, pork-barrel spending still exists in Washington.
Budget Chairman Mike Enzi announced the postponement in a statement.
GOP lawmakers laughed when Ryan said he had a promise from Reid.
Obama had hoped Congress would appropriate $500 million to the fund next year.
Outside tech advocates have been stoking their base to keep policy riders out of a spending bill.
To remove the omnibus as an option would be to govern as fiscal conservatives.
Green groups celebrated Republican leadership’s decision to pull an Interior and Environment...
McConnell pledged to keep fighting Obama's environmental rules.
Gina McCarthy warned the GOP legislation would have "far-reaching consequences."
The House appears unlikely to finish work on appropriations before the August recess.