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Nixon created the EPA in 1970. Today, it’s a much different agency.

Nixon created the EPA in 1970. Today, it’s a much different agency.
Learn more about the effects of Trump’s deregulatory efforts on the CNN Special Report “A Toxic Tale: Trump’s Environmental Impact,” airing Friday, August 23, at 10 p.m. ET.

(CNN)Rivers were choked with industrial waste and caught fire. Americans coughed on thick, blackened air.

While some may not remember what life was like before the Environmental Protection Agency‘s existence, it’s impossible for many who experienced it firsthand to forget. Former EPA chief Christine Todd Whitman put it this way: “The country looked like a giant garbage dump.”

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