Scott Pruitt

Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos' squad of 24/7 armed guards could cost taxpayers almost $20 million, report says

DeVos was granted a 24/7 security detail by former Attorney General Jeff Sessions days after she was confirmed to President Donald Trump’s Cabinet in February 2017.
Emma Ockerman
11.16.18
food politics

The Pesticides on Your Produce Are Potentially Dangerous. Why Won't the EPA Ban Them?

Spoiler: it involves lobbyists.
Hannah Keyser
8.27.18
EPA

New EPA head introduces himself to staff by announcing he’s “proud” of his work as a coal lobbyist

“I did work for a coal company and I’m not at all ashamed of the work that I did for the coal company,” Wheeler told EPA staff and reporters.
Alex Lubben
7.11.18
climate change

EPA Submits Proposal to Replace Obama’s Clean Power Plan

The White House just received the EPA’s proposal for replacing the Obama-era climate change rule.
Sarah Emerson
7.11.18
EPA

Scott Pruitt is gone, but his legacy at the EPA will last for years

An effective administrator but for the wrong reasons if you're an environmentalist.
Agnes Walton
7.6.18
Scott Pruitt

There were too many Scott Pruitt scandals to count. Here are the big ones.

Scott Pruitt, the most scandal-ridden member of the scandal-ridden Trump Cabinet, spent money on stuff he didn’t need, fired and demoted staffers who opposed him, and used the ones who remained to help him track down used mattresses and hotel lotions.
Alex Lubben
7.6.18
Views My Own

Scott Pruitt Was Somehow Too Dumb and Corrupt Even for Trump

The shadiest EPA boss ever is gone, and America is still (sort of) alive.
Matt Taylor
7.5.18
EPA Secretary

Scott Pruitt Is Out and the EPA Is Still Fucked

Scott Pruitt resigned from the EPA today, stepping aside for a Washington insider who fought for coal companies.
Sarah Emerson
7.5.18
Scott Pruitt

BREAKING: Scott Pruitt resigns from the EPA after dozens of corruption scandals

Pruitt has been caught up in scandal since he entered the EPA.
Christianna Silva
7.5.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

An activist is using religion to get Scott Pruitt to care about the environment

Patrick Carolan recently got a private meeting with the EPA chief where they talked about the intersection of environmentalism and faith.
Lee Doyle
Agnes Walton
6.20.18
Scott Pruitt

These right-wingers want Trump to go all “Apprentice” on “swamp monster" Scott Pruitt

But it's not even the scandals they're maddest about
Alex Lubben
6.13.18
Art

Trump's EPA Is a Disaster, So These Artists Made Their Own

It's run by weeds (yes, weeds)—which are somehow a plausible alternative to Scott Pruitt.
Claire Voon
6.11.18
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