EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt

Jim Carrey: Scott Pruitt an ‘Environment Plundering Ass’

Jim Carrey’s ever unfolding Twitter exhibit of political art continues to unfold. This week, the actor took aim at EPA Chief Scott Pruitt, calling the government’s top environmental officer an “environment plundering ass.”


GOP Sen Kennedy: Pruitt’s Behavior ‘Juvenile, “Distracting’

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. Joe Kennedy (R-LA) said Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt controversies were “unforced errors,” and called them “stupid.” Partial transcript as follows: BRENNAN: I want to also ask you about EPA Administrator

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Watch: FNC’s Ed Henry, EPA’s Scott Pruitt Face Off in Contentious Interview

Wednesday, Fox News chief national correspondent Ed Henry challenged EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt over a previous living arrangement of Pruitt renting a condo from the wife of a lobbyist, which Henry deemed “a sweetheart deal.” Pruitt denied Henry’s characterization, saying, “No it’s

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Politico: Pruitt Takes Fire from Conservatives on Climate Showdown

Andrew Restuccia and Alex Guillen report in Politico on the heat President Trump’s EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is taking from conservatives over reports that he successfully urged Trump not to revoke the EPA’s 2009 “endangerment finding,” a far-reaching ruling introduced by the Obama administration that labeled carbon dioxide a dangerous substance in need of broad regulation. Politico notes that among Pruitt’s high profile critics is Breitbart News’s James Delingpole.

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