Pres. Obama reportedly intends to nominate air quality expert Gina McCarthy to lead the EPA and...

|By:, SA News Editor

Pres. Obama reportedly intends to nominate air quality expert Gina McCarthy to lead the EPA and nuclear physicist Ernest Moniz to head the Energy Department as early as this week. McCarthy is said to have the respect of environmental groups as well as utilities and state regulators; Moniz directs an MIT research group that gets funding from industry heavyweights such as BP and Chevron.