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Senate poised to confirm EPA nominee Scott Pruitt despite a renewed court battle


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Senate confirms EPA nominee Scott Pruitt despite a renewed court battle - ABC News


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The U.S. Senate this afternoon confirmed President Trump's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, even as he faces a new court order. An Oklahoma district court judge Thursday ordered Pruitt, the state's former attorney ...
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The Daily 202: Trump may unwittingly agree to tie his hands, limit executive power - Washington Post


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As a result, there was never any meaningful push to again regulate ergonomics during the Obama years because Labor Department officials feared that a new rule would get struck down by the courts. That could ... A big frustration for GOP leadership is ...

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