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Scott Pruitt, the Wall Street Journal, and Trump's Swamp
The WSJ is quite happy to overlook the particulars of the swamp of misconduct in which Mr. Pruitt swam during his tenure.
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In Pruitt's Last Giveaway to Polluters—and Wheeler's First as Agency Chief—EPA Lifts Cap on 'Super Polluting' Trucks
"This reckless, illegal act—as Scott Pruitt exits EPA—could not have been committed without the support of incoming EPA head, Andy Wheeler."
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How Dangerous is New EPA Chief Andrew Wheeler? Very. Here’s Why.
"Nominated by President Trump and narrowly confirmed in April by the Senate, Wheeler came into the job as the polar opposite of the EPA’s stated mission 'to protect human health and the environment.'"
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Pruitt Gone, But "No Happy Ending" for Planet as Coal Lobbyist Andrew Wheeler Takes Over EPA
"Before everyone gets excited about Pruitt, remember we're going to get all the same horrific policy under Andrew Wheeler, without any of the comic, attention-drawing personal corruption."
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Finally! 'Victory for People and the Planet' as EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns
"Ethics matter. So does a commitment to the EPA's central mission. Pruitt failed miserably on both counts."
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EPA Ethics Chief Calls for Probes of Pruitt as Emails Show "Open-Door Policy" With Industry Lobbyists
"As these emails show, when lobbyists ask top EPA officials to jump, the answer is often 'how high.'"
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'Where Are Scott Pruitt's Emails?' Sierra Club Demands After FOIA Request Turns Up Only One Message Sent by EPA Chief
"The idea that Scott Pruitt sent a single work-related external email during nearly a year leading EPA is absurd on its face."
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Protesting 'Morally Repugnant' Trump Policies, Poor People's Campaign Demands Action on Housing, Health, and Climate
"We are being sold an immoral narrative that there isn’t enough. There's not enough to house the homeless—but there's enough to build luxury condos everywhere. We are here to right these wrongs."
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Forget His Fancy Lotion and Chick-Fil-A, Pruitt's Gutting of EPA Rule Threatens Drinking Water of 117 Million Americans
"Don't let Scott Pruitt's ethics scandals distract you, because they're not distracting him from executing his agenda of dismantling even the most basic public health protections."
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"While Pruitt was getting headlines for having taxpayer-funded aides do his private business, his EPA just gutted an Obama-era law to protect Americans from toxic chemicals." (Photo: Shutterstock) Views
Scott Pruitt's Corruption Is Bad, But His Planetary Sabotage Is Worse
Scott Pruitt's abuse of our environment is far more dangerous than his abuse of taxpayer money.
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