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Scott Pruitt dislikes the EPA logo because he thinks it looks like a marijuana leaf

Maybe you can see it better than we can. According to the New York Times, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt isn't happy with the organization's seal, which has been in place for nearly 50 years. SEE ALSO: Here's a running
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Scott Pruitt just tried to explain those raises and it went oh so terribly wrong

It's been a helluva few days for Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt. After controversy on top of controversy, Pruitt was found to have used a little-known provision in the Safe Drinking Water Act to give sizable raises
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Leaked EPA email tells staff to play up climate denial, ignore actual data

It's no secret that Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) administrator Scott Pruitt disagrees with the overwhelming evidence tying human emissions of greenhouse gases to increasing global average temperatures, sea level rise, and a host of other
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EPA chief Scott Pruitt says his next flight will be in coach, not first class

After being criticized for taking expensive, taxpayer-funded first class flights around the country and internationally, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt said Wednesday that on his very next flight, he will be seated
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Delicate flower Scott Pruitt admits the real reason he takes first class

Esteemed noble and EPA Head Scott Pruitt is not one to mix with the hoipolloi. On Sunday, The Washington Post reported hat Pruitt had been flying first class throughout his time at the EPA and leaving the government with the bill. Pruitt defended
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EPA's leader is open to reconsidering crucial climate assessment. That's not good.

Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), signaled in testimony before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Tuesday that he is open to revisiting a bedrock scientific analysis that paved the way
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Trump says ‘nobody really knows’ if climate change is real

From: www.washingtonpost.com Via: twitter.com Trump says 'nobody knows' if climate change is real. Yes, not 100%, but we need to manage the risk
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Deepak Lal: Bring back DDT

From: Buisness-standard By Deepak Lal Recommended by: business-standard Another horrific mosquito-borne disease, Zika, is now decimating South and Central America. It leads to brain-damaged babies; the World Health Organization
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Uncooperative Volkswagen finally feels wrath of US government in environmental lawsuit

Volkswagen's response to its diesel emissions scandal has been grudging throughout — slowly announcing multiple recalls, running oblique ads — and now the Environmental Protection Agency is slamming the company with a lawsuit in part for its

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