05 Jul '18, 11pm

Scott Pruitt resigned. Twitter was ready.

Scott Pruitt resigned. Twitter was ready.

The moment you’d been waiting for arrived on Thursday afternoon when Scott Pruitt, fan of fancy lotions and fossil fuel lobbyists, finally resigned as head of the EPA. In a year and half, Pruitt managed to squeeze in a staggering number of scandals, spending loads of taxpayer dollars on first-class flights, keeping a “secret calendar ” to mask his meetings with industry representatives, and so much else. At the time of his departure, he faced 18 federal investigations — going on 19 . “It is extremely difficult for me to cease serving you in this role first because I count it a blessing to be serving you in any capacity,” Pruitt wrote in his resignation letter to President Trump, “but also, because of the transformative work that is occurring.” What sort of “transformative work” is occurring at the EPA? Pruitt has been overhauling the agency to ensure that industry interest...

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