Scott Pruitt

by Tim Pearce Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) acting administrator Andrew Wheeler has not finished a day as head of the agency before getting attacked for his stance on climate change and history as a coal lobbyist. Former EPA head Scott Pruitt resigned Thursday and President Donald Trump installed Wheeler as the EPA’s acting administrator
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  by Tim Pearce Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt is overhauling the way his department calculates the costs and benefits of new regulations, the EPA announced Thursday. The EPA issued an advance notice that it will be collecting input from the public on how to restructure the cost-benefit analysis process within the agency. Pruitt
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by Trent Baker22 Apr 20180 22 Apr, 201822 Apr, 2018 Sunday, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)  Administrator Scott Pruitt stated there was an end to the “war on coal” in America. Pruitt told New York AM 970 “The Cats Roundtable” host that the EPA is not in the business of picking of winners and losers in the
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Four GOP establishment senators and ten House Republicans signed a letter to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, asking him to save an Obama-era trucking rule. The New York Times reported on Thursday that Sens. Todd Young (R-IN), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Thom Tillis (R-NC), and Richard Burr (R-NC) all signed onto a letter urging
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Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ) said Democrats view the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as their “pet project” to “dictate and direct egregious actions against the American people” during a Friday interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight with host Rebecca Mansour and guest host Frances Martel. Mansour asked Gosar if a dominant “progressive” culture within bureaucracies such as
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Alex Wong/Getty Images by Ken Klukowski6 Apr 2018Washington, DC0 6 Apr, 20186 Apr, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – Over a hundred conservative leaders issued a movement-wide statement on Friday, which begins, “Conservatives stand behind Scott Pruitt as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and thank him for the significant actions he has taken to implement
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by Penny Starr5 Apr 2018Washington, DC0 5 Apr, 20185 Apr, 2018 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is hitting back following attacks on Administrator Scott Pruitt concerning his housing arrangements in Washington, DC, being an unethical gift from a lobbyist. Kevin Minoli, designated agency ethics official and principal deputy general counsel for the agency, issued a memorandum
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Thursday on his nationally syndicated radio show, conservative talker Rush Limbaugh questioned the motives of the criticisms aimed at EPA Director Scott Pruitt. Limbaugh explained how Pruitt’s alleged indiscretions were nothing out of the ordinary and that this appeared to be motivated by those opposed to his rollback of Obama-era environmental regulations. LIMBAUGH: Speaking of
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Justin Sullivan/Getty by Sean Moran29 Mar 20180 29 Mar, 201829 Mar, 2018 Hillary Clinton 2016 presidential campaign chairman John Podesta called for Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt to resign in an op-ed in the Washington Post. Podesta wrote in his op-ed, “The mission of the Environmental Protection Agency has always been to protect human
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Kevork Djansezian / Getty by Sean Moran26 Mar 20180 26 Mar, 201826 Mar, 2018 The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) tentatively concluded that the agency will roll back future vehicle emissions standards set by the Obama administration. The Wall Street Journal reported that the EPA drafted a “final determination” that outlines arguments requiring automakers to reduce emissions standards
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