So Long, Scandal Boy

So Long, Scandal Boy

Photo: AP Scott Pruitt, man of many scandals, has resigned. He had one heck of a run. On Thursday afternoon, President Trump tweeted that the embattled head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) had turned in his resignation, and that his deputy would take over for him as performing EPA administrator on Monday. It comes […]

Scott Pruitt resigns as head of the EPA

I’ve accepted the resignation of Scott Pruitt because the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Within the Agency Scott has accomplished an excellent job, and I’ll at all times be grateful to him for this. The Senate confirmed Deputy at EPA, Andrew Wheeler, will… — Donald J. Trump (@actualDonaldTrump) July 5, 2018 …on Monday assume […]

Judge to EPA: you are legally required to turn over Pruitt's documentary evidence for climate denial

Scott Pruitt resigns from EPA amid corruption scandals

President Trump’s corrupt EPA chief is out. President Trump accepted the resignation of Scott Pruitt, his Environmental Protection Agency administrator, Trump stated in a tweet on Thursday. Pruitt constructed his political profession in Oklahoma by suing the very administration Trump later picked him to guide. He then mocked the workplace in a sequence of laughably […]

The EPA's Top Ethics Official Is Urging More Investigations Into Scott Pruitt

The EPA's Top Ethics Official Is Urging More Investigations Into Scott Pruitt

EPA chief Scott Pruitt talking on the Faith and Freedom Coalition Road to Majority Policy Conference in DC in June 2018.Photo: Getty Images Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt is underneath 13 concurrent federal investigations into all the things from his exorbitant 24/7 safety element and behavior of backstabbing whistleblowing subordinates to expensive aircraft tickets and […]

11 states sue EPA over try to reverse ban on ozone-harming HFCs

According to New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood, the EPA purposefully misinterpreted an earlier courtroom verdict. A decide had partly vacated the 2015-era HFC guidelines by saying that the company did not have the authority to make producers swap away from HFCs once they had used HFCs to interchange one other ozone-harming materials. The EPA, […]

The EPA Just Killed Three Expert Advisory Committees

The EPA Just Killed Three Expert Advisory Committees

Photo: Getty The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) continues to turn into a shell of its former self underneath Scott Pruitt. The newest salvo: the company’s rejiggered science advisory board stocked with industry types simply killed three committees it has historically relied on. The transfer is one other method through which Pruitt’s EPA is turning into […]