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EPA chief tells senators criticisms against him unfounded, exaggerated


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt told senators on Wednesday that some of the controversies surrounding his tenure are "unfounded and exaggerated," as lawmakers bombarded him with questions about his spending and alleged ethical missteps. (Reuters Politics) More More

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Posted on 22 July 2018 | 5:59 am | Google News

EPA Scott Pruitt chief tells lawmakers he has fund to fight ethics complaints - AOL


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EPA Scott Pruitt chief tells lawmakers he has fund to fight ethics complaints
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WASHINGTON, May 16 (Reuters) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt said on Wednesday that he now has a legal fund in place to help him fight off a growing list of allegations against him related to his spending and reported ethical ...

Posted on 17 May 2018 | 7:10 am | Google News

Overnight Energy: Pruitt gets Senate grilling | Dems want investigation into Pruitt's security chief | Interior ... - The Hill


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"Some of the criticism is unfounded and exaggerated," he said, attributing them to competition within the agency or within Washington, D.C. ... DEM SENATORS REQUEST INVESTIGATION INTO FORMER PRUITT SECURITY CHIEF: Two Democrats on the Senate ...

Posted on 16 May 2018 | 5:52 pm | Google News

EPA Chief Pruitt Faces Grilling by Senate Panel - Wall Street Journal


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EPA Chief Pruitt Faces Grilling by Senate Panel
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“I share your concerns about some of these decisions,” he said. “I want to rectify those going forward. I also want to highlight for you that some of the criticism is unfounded, and I think, exaggerated, and I think it feeds this division we've seen ...

Posted on 16 May 2018 | 5:00 pm | Google News

EPA chief tells US lawmakers he has fund to fight ethics complaints - Reuters


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EPA chief tells US lawmakers he has fund to fight ethics complaints
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt said on Wednesday that he now has a legal fund in place to help him fight off a growing list of allegations against him related to his spending and reported ethical missteps ...

Posted on 16 May 2018 | 1:06 pm | Google News

EPA's Scott Pruitt, Subject Of Many Ethics Probes, Plays Defense Before Senate - NPR


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EPA's Scott Pruitt, Subject Of Many Ethics Probes, Plays Defense Before Senate
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The Environmental Protection Agency administrator, who is facing a series of federal ethics investigations some 15 months into his tenure, fielded reproaches from both sides of the aisle during testimony before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee. "I ...

Posted on 16 May 2018 | 12:32 pm | Google News

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