Why it matters: EPA began acting on that authority during the Obama years. Major rules include emissions standards for cars and power plants, which the Trump administration is weakening.
Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has died
Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has died, ABC News first reported Tuesday. He was 99.
"Retired Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, John Paul Stevens, died this evening at Holy Cross Hospital in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, of complications following a stroke he suffered on July 15. He passed away peacefully with his daughters by his side."— Supreme Court statement