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Scott Pruitt Made His Security Team Drive Him on a Quest for Fancy Lotion

What is so great about the Ritz-Carlton's official moisturizer?
River Donaghey
6.7.18
Views My Own

Even Chick-fil-A Got Dragged into Trump's Truly Insane Corruption

Scott Pruitt tried to nab his wife a fast-food franchise—the latest in a series of shameless abuses of power by Trump's EPA boss.
Matt Taylor
6.5.18
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The EPA Just Got Rid of a Bunch of Scientists on Its Top Review Board

An agency spokesman said the decision was an effort to make "a clean break with the last administration’s approach."
Drew Schwartz
5.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Climate Change Skeptic Scott Pruitt Is Now Going to Run the EPA

The Senate voted to let the fossil fuel-loving former Oklahoma attorney general run the agency despite opposition from hundreds of current and former staff.
Lauren Messman
2.17.17
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The EPA Posted a Mirror of Its Website Before Trump Can Gut the Real One

The mirror is an archive of the site the way it appeared the day before Trump took office.
River Donaghey
2.16.17
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Flint Residents Filed a Lawsuit Against the EPA for More Than $700 Million

The latest water crisis lawsuit claims the federal agency knew about the issues with Flint's water back in 2014.
Lauren Messman
1.31.17
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Watch the Senate Grill Trump's EPA Pick, Climate Change Skeptic Scott Pruitt

Pruitt will testify in front of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Wednesday at 10 AM EST.
VICE Staff
1.18.17
News

What Would Happen if the EPA Stopped Working Altogether?

Scott Pruitt, Trump's pick to head the EPA, pretty much hates the EPA. What if he decides to shut the whole thing down?
Mike Pearl
12.13.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump chooses climate change sceptic to lead the EPA, two teens charged with arson in Tennessee wildfires, Assad says taking control of Aleppo would be a "huge step" toward winning civil war, and more.
VICE Staff
12.8.16
News

Trump Picked a Guy Who Loves Fossil Fuels to Run the EPA

As Oklahoma's attorney general, Scott Pruitt has spent a lot of time suing the very department he might soon be running.
Lauren Messman
12.7.16
Health

No One Knows Exactly How Much Herbicide Is in Your Breakfast

A new lawsuit raises a lot of questions about what exactly is in the stuff we put in our faces every morning.
Kristin Lawless
5.11.16
News

We Asked a Lawyer if Poisoned Flint Residents Can Win Their Lawsuit Against the Government

Earlier this week, a federal lawsuit was filed against a host of city and state officials implicated in the troubled city's water problems. But will it go anywhere?
Brian Josephs
3.11.16