06 Jul '18, 12pm

Scott Pruitt Resigns as EPA Administrator

In his resignation letter, Pruitt said while he was honored to serve President Donald Trump, whom he praised with an almost religious zeal, “the unrelenting attacks on me personally, my family, are unprecedented and have taken a sizable toll on all of us.” In a tweet posted Thursday afternoon, President Donald Trump said, “I have accepted the resignation of Scott Pruitt as the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Within the Agency Scott has done an outstanding job, and I will always be thankful to him for this.” Pruitt's replacement, as of Monday, will be Andrew Wheeler, who was confirmed by the Senate as the EPA’s deputy administrator in April. Prior to his confirmation he worked as a lobbyist for the coal giant Murray Energy. He is also a former chief of staff to Sen. James Inhofe, R-Okla, one of Capitol Hill’s most outspoken climate change deniers. Of W...

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Scott Pruitt Resigns as EPA Administrator

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In his resignation letter, Pruitt said while he was honored to serve President Donald Trump, whom he praised with an almos...

Lauded by @SierraClub as "the worst EPA administrator in history," Scott Pruitt is officially out as EPA chief.

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grist.org 05 Jul '18, 11pm

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Scott Pruitt resigned. Twitter was ready.

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