Biden Administration

Executive Director
@TimWhitehouseUS

Tim Whitehouse

Tim Whitehouse has more than 25 years of experience working on a wide range of environmental issues with governments, businesses, nonprofit organizations and community groups. Tim was a senior attorney at the United States Environmental Protection Agency for 10 years, where he specialized in enforcement of the Clean Water Act and in hazardous waste compliance issues. He was also head of the Law and Policy Program at the North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation in Montreal, Canada for 5 years. He has worked as a consultant for companies on environmental compliance issues, and with non-profit organizations focusing on clean energy issues. Most recently, he was executive director of Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility, a health advocacy group working to address climate change, toxics pollution, and nuclear disarmament issues in Maryland. He holds a JD and BA from Emory University and an MA from New York University.

Social Security’s Slapdash Scientific Integrity Plan

by | February 26, 2024
New Draft Policy Puts Restrictions on But Has No Protections for Scientists ...

EPA Fears Empowering Its Own Scientists

by | February 21, 2024
Management Avoids Any Rules to Enforce Scientific Integrity Principles ...

New Integrity Rules Differ on Allowable Scientist Speech 

by | February 1, 2024
Agencies Range from Bans on Policy Discussion to “Open Discourse” Pledges ...

NIH’s Science Integrity Plan Has Missing and Misplaced Pieces

by | November 6, 2023
Draft Policy Faulted as Incomplete, Inconsistent, and Essentially Ineffective ...

COMMENTARY | White House Censorship in the Name of Scientific Integrity

by Common Dreams | October 2, 2023
There is good reason to fear that a new Biden administration policy will create a broad chilling effect on scientific work involving hot button topics ...
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