Pruitt Speaks to Staff; Emails Shall Be Released

UPDATE Wednesday 8 a.m.: The Center for Media and Democracy has released approximately half of the requested emails, and posted them here. Eleven minutes. That’s how long Scott Pruitt, the new Administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency, spoke to his staff today from the Rachel Carson Green Room. The presentation was open to in-person media as well…

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Hello Scott Pruitt, Goodbye EPA

The U.S. Senate is set to vote tomorrow on the nomination of Oklahoma Attorney General to head up the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and if it does, his confirmation will likely come easy. Senator Susan Collins of Maine said she’d vote no, but so far she’s the only Republican to make a clean break from…

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We’re three journalists and an art director, all concerned about the fate of public health and the planet under the new administration. After worrying for several weeks that important developments were slipping through the many cracks in the salacious news cycle, we joined forces to create this blog. Check out our contributors page for more…

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