EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt

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

Senator John Kennedy

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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