The celebration of the 70th anniversary of the modern state of Israel began last night at sundown.
The U.S. Senate has approved Andrew Wheeler to serve as the EPA’s Deputy Administrator. Wheeler’s nomination to this role is significant for the future of the EPA. Scott Pruitt, the current acting chief of the agency, said, "Andrew Wheeler has spent his entire career advancing sound environmental policies and I look forward to him bringing his expertise and leadership to the agency. I look forward working with Andrew to implement President Trump's environmental agenda."