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Stamford Advocate
Republicans could solve a problem many of them don't believe insays that he's more conservative than most Republicans in Texas. But his line o
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
says that he's more conservative than most Republicans in Texas. But his line of thinking echoes that of EPA Chief Scott Pruitt and President Trump. And it sounds a lot like what the president used as his justification for pulling the US... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Republicans could solve a problem many of them don't believe insays that he's more conservative than most Republicans in Texas. But his line o
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 hours ago
says that he's more conservative than most Republicans in Texas. But his line of thinking echoes that of EPA Chief Scott Pruitt and President Trump. And it sounds a lot like what the president used as his justification for pulling the US... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump expected to nominate top coal lobbyist as EPA deputy administratorcompany and its practices. Once nominated, Wheeler would assume the number two
Salon.com / Posted 4 hours ago
company and its practices. Once nominated, Wheeler would assume the number two position in the agency, which is led by Scott Pruitt, pending a confirmation from the Senate. Wheeler also served as a top aide to Sen. James Inhofe R-Okla., who is... Read more
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Salon.com
Cleaning up toxic sites isn’t always as good for the community as you might thinkpoliticians and the private sector, which profits from the business of cleanup
Salon.com / Posted 12 hours ago
politicians and the private sector, which profits from the business of cleanup and redevelopment. Even EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, a forceful advocate of cutting back federal environmental protection, has voiced support of the brownfields... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Woman accused of leak made pro-environment, anti-Trump postsWinner’s Facebook page does mention reaching out to Sen. David Perdue, a Georgi
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
Winner’s Facebook page does mention reaching out to Sen. David Perdue, a Georgia Republican, after Trump nominated Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. And in an angry reply to a report that Trump said he wasn’t... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Farmworkers Protest EPA's Pesticide RulingBut under intense pressure from Dow Chemical, the largest manufacturer of the n
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
But under intense pressure from Dow Chemical, the largest manufacturer of the neurotoxic pesticide, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt reversed the agency's plan and announced he was allowing continued agricultural use of chlorpyrifos." The... Read more
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Al.com
Luther Strange focusing on farms as Senate campaign heats up20 years" to sit on the Senate Agriculture Committee. Strange met with U.S. En
Al.com / Posted yesterday
20 years" to sit on the Senate Agriculture Committee. Strange met with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt earlier this month while the two visited a farm in Bibb County. One week ago, he hosted Republican Kansas... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Officials hope Cooper visit proves fruitfulDeb Butler, D-New Hanover, said she thought the criticism of Cooper was misplac
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
Deb Butler, D-New Hanover, said she thought the criticism of Cooper was misplaced, noting that he wrote EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to ask that the EPA quickly establish guidelines for GenX. Cooper's office said Friday that the governor... Read more
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The Hill
Trump to tap coal lobbyist, industry attorney for top EPA postsfor overseeing hot-button issues regarding ozone pollution, mercury pollution a
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
for overseeing hot-button issues regarding ozone pollution, mercury pollution and related matters. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is currently the only Senate-confirmed political appointee at the agency. The Senate Environment and Public... Read more
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Philly.com
Trump to tap longtime coal lobbyist for EPA's No. 2 spotsupporter of the president, since 2009. In addition to tapping Wheeler, accord
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
supporter of the president, since 2009. In addition to tapping Wheeler, according to the officials, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is preparing to tap three conservatives to head three key divisions within the agency. Trump will nominate Bill... Read more
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Dover Post
Government Accountability Office to examine board member selection process12 scientists from its Board of Scientific Counselors earlier this year. In May
Dover Post / Posted 2 days ago
12 scientists from its Board of Scientific Counselors earlier this year. In May, it was reported that EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt intended to replace the scientists with officials from the industries that EPA is charged with regulating. After... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Government Accountability Office to examine board member selection process12 scientists from its Board of Scientific Counselors earlier this year. In May
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
12 scientists from its Board of Scientific Counselors earlier this year. In May, it was reported that EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt intended to replace the scientists with officials from the industries that EPA is charged with regulating. After... Read more
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Roll Call
Fred Upton Might Join Bipartisan Climate Caucusto combat climate change, especially the EPA’s Clean Power Plan rule on power p
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
to combat climate change, especially the EPA’s Clean Power Plan rule on power plant emissions, which EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is working to undo. Upton's opposition to that rule, though, was based more on the economic costs and federal... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Congress votes to streamline getting a permit for a gas or oil pipelineby the Obama administration were too economically burdensome for states to meet
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
by the Obama administration were too economically burdensome for states to meet. The bill also could give EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt more time to change the standards after the agency already delayed by a year an initial step in the process to... Read more
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Philly.com
Maryland to sue EPA over Pennsylvania coal-fired plant pollutionThe state of Maryland says it intends to sue the EPA and its administrator Scot
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
The state of Maryland says it intends to sue the EPA and its administrator Scott Pruitt over smog-inducing pollution drifting across its borders from neighboring states including Pennsylvania. The notice filed Thursday by the Maryland Department of... Read more
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The Hill
Liberal group files lobbying complaint against PruittA liberal group has lodged a complaint against Environmental Protection Agency
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
A liberal group has lodged a complaint against Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, alleging he violated federal lobbying laws in the run-up to President Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris climate deal. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
EPA chief hears state viewsU.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt visited with Ar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt visited with Arkansas Cabinet officials and agriculture representatives Thursday about changes they would like to see made to the nation's definition of protected water bodies. The... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Meet the key players who are shaping the US's energy and environmental future for years to comepolicy. Here's the who's-who of energy and environment in Washington, DC right
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
policy. Here's the who's-who of energy and environment in Washington, DC right now:Environmental Protection Agency: Scott Pruitt, administratorSkye Gould/Business Insider Climate change position: Asked on CNBC whether climate change was... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Meet the key players who are shaping the US's energy and environmental future for years to comepolicy. Here's the who's-who of energy and environment in Washington, DC right
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
policy. Here's the who's-who of energy and environment in Washington, DC right now:Environmental Protection Agency: Scott Pruitt, administratorSkye Gould/Business Insider Climate change position: Asked on CNBC whether climate change was... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Maryland Plans Lawsuit Against EPA Under Clean Air Actof the Maryland Department of the Environment, notified the agency of the state
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
of the Maryland Department of the Environment, notified the agency of the state’s plans in a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. “We need the EPA to step in to ensure that these power plants run their pollution controls on a daily basis,”... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Want Probe of Interior Scientists' ReassignmentsAugust.” The request followed the agency’s abrupt dismissal of 12 scientists f
Roll Call / Posted 3 days ago
August.” The request followed the agency’s abrupt dismissal of 12 scientists from its Board of Scientific Counselors. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said the scientists would be replaced with representatives from industries regulated by the ag... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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KXXV Waco
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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FOX Business
Maryland plans lawsuit against EPA under Clean Air Actof the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's pl
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
of the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's plans in a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Thursday. Grumbles says Maryland petitioned the EPA for a finding that 36 power plant units in Indiana,... Read more
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FOX Business
Maryland plans lawsuit against EPA under Clean Air Actof the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's pl
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
of the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's plans in a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Thursday. Grumbles says Maryland petitioned the EPA for a finding that 36 power plant units in Indiana,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois manufacturers want Trump to pick a different Ex-Im bank chiefwry smiles on the other side of the partisan gap. Several Trump appointees, suc
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
wry smiles on the other side of the partisan gap. Several Trump appointees, such as Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt, were longtime critics of the agencies they were then asked to lead, and according to Democrats are effectively... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Maryland plans lawsuit against EPA under Clean Air Actof the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's pl
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
of the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's plans in a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Thursday. Grumbles says Maryland petitioned the EPA for a finding that 36 power plant units in Indiana,... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Maryland plans lawsuit against EPA under Clean Air Actof the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's pl
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 3 days ago
of the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's plans in a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Thursday. Grumbles says Maryland petitioned the EPA for a finding that 36 power plant units in Indiana,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Maryland plans lawsuit against EPA under Clean Air Actof the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's pl
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of the Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles notified the agency of the state's plans in a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt on Thursday. Grumbles says Maryland petitioned the EPA for a finding that 36 power plant units in Indiana,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
State warns EPA it will sue, charging failure to enforce clean air lawit has failed to act against states whose smokestack emissions pollute Maryland
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
it has failed to act against states whose smokestack emissions pollute Maryland’s air. In a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, Maryland Secretary of the Environment Ben Grumbles charged that the Trump administration has failed to enforce... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. EPA director visits Arkansas as part of push to rescind environmental regulationsScott Pruitt, director of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, visited Ark
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Scott Pruitt, director of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, visited Arkansas on Thursday as part of the office’s nationwide push to loosen federal regulations. In a photo posted to his Twitter account, Pruitt was seen flanked by Arkansas... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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WALB Albany
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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The Daily Record
Hogan administration threatens lawsuit against the EPAintent to sue in a letter released to the media. State Environment Secretary Be
The Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
intent to sue in a letter released to the media. State Environment Secretary Ben Grumbles, in a letter to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, said ... Complete access to news articles on this website is available to Daily Record subscribers who are... Read more
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ABC News
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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Lake Placid News
California farm region plagued by dirty air looks to Trumphe said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
he said, officials at the Environment Protection Agency, now headed by business-friendly former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, have shown a "greater willingness to be cooperative." EPA officials said they have never exacted strict... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Trump's First 6 Months: His Wins, Losses and StalematesProtection Agency could not suspend a rule to restrict methane emissions from n
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Protection Agency could not suspend a rule to restrict methane emissions from new oil and gas wells. EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt had imposed a two-year moratorium on parts of the regulation, but the court ruled that his decision was... Read more
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