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Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief Scott Pruitt lied to Congress during his confirmation hearings when he said he had never used his private email account for official business while serving as attorney general of Oklahoma. The revelations became public last week, but picked up traction on Thursday after Attorney General Jeff Sessions was...
Robert Faturechi, Pro Publica
The Capitol in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Republicans have a two-thirds majority in the Pennsylvania Senate and can override vetoes by the state's Democratic governor. (Photo: Education Images/UIG via Getty Images)
Shortly after the November election, with the nation’s political attention...
Nick Surgey, PR Watch
ExxonMobil , facing multiple state investigations connected to its funding of...

Further

Good news, a bit. When the fossil-fuel-and-Koch-Brother-funded ALEC meets in Chicago this week, they'll have some explainin' to do to their corporate lackeys: Despite declaring their #1 priority the repeal or rollback of states' clean energy standards via the usual slimy disinformation campaign - like the model legislation ingenuously dubbed the "Electricity Freedom Act" - they failed in every state they hit. Alas, they're still at it. More on what they tried to do, how it failed, and what...