SOURCES: Most Of What EPA’s Leaker Told Dems About Scott Pruitt Is ‘False’

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A former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) official likely behind negative media stories about Administrator Scott Pruitt doesn’t have all his facts straight, according sources familiar with EPA’s inner-workings. Former Trump campaign official Kevin Chmielewski, who’s also former EPA deputy chief of staff operations, gave congressional Democrats a list of accusations against Pruitt, detailing the administrator’s alleged “wasteful […]

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Report: EPA Cheif Scott Pruitt interested​ in attorney general job

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According to a new report from Politico, EPA Cheif Scott Pruitt is now eyeing Jeff Session’s attorney general job. Politico: Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, has told friends and associates that he’s interested in becoming attorney general, according to three people familiar with the internal discussions. With rumors swirling that Jeff […]

Members of Scientific Boards Received $77 Million From EPA While Advising Agency

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BY: Elizabeth Harrington Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt said Tuesday the days of “political science” are over at the agency, announcing a new conflict of interest policy that prevents individuals sitting on EPA scientific boards from receiving grants from the agency. Under the last three years of the Obama administration, members sitting on just […]

Scientific Integrity Committee Clears Pruitt Against Sierra Club’s ‘Climate Denier’ Charge

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BY: Elizabeth Harrington The Sierra Club has failed in its attempt to label Scott Pruitt a violator of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Scientific Integrity Policy. Pruitt is off the hook for expressing an opinion about global warming, as a scientific review panel ruled that it is within EPA policy to call for rigorous debate on […]

Scott Pruitt Ready To Help Trump Give America Better Environmental Outcomes, Economic Growth

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President Donald Trump’s administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, believes the EPA has room to be resized in terms of budget, staffing and authorities. The former attorney general for Oklahoma says in this exclusive interview for The Daily Caller News Foundation, “When you’re spending a million dollars for gym memberships, you have room to […]

EPA Ends $1 Million Taxpayer-Funded Gym Membership Program

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Article from The Washington Free Beacon BY: Elizabeth Harrington The Environmental Protection Agency has ended a nearly $1 million program that provided gym memberships for employees. The new administration under EPA administrator Scott Pruitt identified the gym memberships as an abuse of taxpayer dollars. Examples of the program’s misuse included $15,000 for gym memberships for […]