Climate

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Thousands of pages of emails between newly confirmed EPA administrator Scott Pruitt and fossil fuel companies during his time as Oklahoma attorney general—released per court order on Tuesday night— confirm "a close and friendly relationship" between the man now charged with protecting the U.S. environment and entities seeking to hamper those...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Newly sworn-in EPA administrator Scott Pruitt , whose nomination was ardently...
Patrick Lee, ProPublica
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Almost 20 years ago, the U.S. Energy Information Administration had an idea:...

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We'll Take Our Comic Relief Where We Can Get It Dept: The ghastliness of the CPAC conclave and Herr Trump's "abject nightmare" of a speech was leavened a tad by an epic troll that had red, white and blue patriots giddily waving Russian flags stamped with Trump's name. Staff quickly confiscated the flags and booted the activists who gave them out, not before one proclaimed, "Trump great man, very strong, he build great wall, put people in cage."