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By Brandon Jones On Thursday, July 5th, 2018
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EPA’s Scott Pruitt resigns, Andrew Wheeler takes over as Trump chimes in

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt resigned from his position on Thursday after coming under intense scrutiny over questions about his ethics. “I have accepted the resignation More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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NY Times issues major retraction in hit piece on EPA’s Scott Pruitt, his daughter

The New York Times published a “major correction” in a recent article attacking EPA head Scott Pruitt, particularly details surrounding his daughter’s admission to UVA Law. Their assertion implied More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018
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Trump Nominee For Director at the Council For Environmental Quality Accused of Plagiarizing Her Answers

Ten Democratic Senators are accusing President Trump’s nominee for Managing Director at the Council for Environmental Quality of copying and pasting her answers from other nominees. photo/ Pete Linforth via More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017
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Scott Pruitt angers critics by using Bible quote, cleaning house at EPA, choose grant money or review, NOT both

Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt announced on Tuesday he was upending the way the agency’s key advisory groups are staffed. After using a Bible quote, Pruitt dropped the news EPA grant recipients More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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FreedomWorks’ Adam Brandon praises Trump’s efforts to ‘reduce burdensome regulations’

FreedomWorks CEO Adam Brandon commented on President Trump’s signing a bill to end the Department of the Interior’s Stream Protection Rule, which targeted the coal industry. “President Trump’s action More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Murray Energy’s Robert Murray calls global warming a hoax, Scott Pruitt set for EPA

Murray Energy Chairman and CEO Robert Murray on Friday claimed global warming is a hoax as President Trump signed a measure on Thursday to lift restrictions on coal mining near waterways. Murray references 4,000 More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Rick Perry dodges ‘global warming crisis’ assumptions of Bernie Sanders, tells Al Franken he’s ‘going to hire really good scientists’

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders pressed another cabinet nominee of Donald Trump to admit global warming is a crisis – this time former Texas Gov. Rick Perry. Perry, nominated to lead the Department of Energy, More...

By Stephen Nevets On Friday, January 20th, 2017
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Scott Pruitt refuses to concede to Bernie Sanders on human impact to climate change during EPA confirmation

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testified in front of the Senate Wednesday during his confirmation hearing to be the head of the Environmental Protection Agency. Pruitt has long denied the overwhelming scientific More...



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