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EPA chief recuses himself from lawsuits he had joined as Oklahoma's attorney general
EPA chief Scott Pruitt has recused himself from lawsuits against the Environmental Protection Agency that he was involved in as Oklahoma's attorney general. Pruitt’s recusal statement , obtained by E&E news and dated May 4, outlines several lawsuits he has agreed not to be involved in until one
Did President Trump change his tune in first address to Congress?
Some feel the president's speech had a new feel with a less adversarial tone and softer language than before.
Protesters and supporters gather ahead of Rep. Leonard Lance's town hall
ABC News' Charli James talks to people gathered outside of the event in Branchburg, NJ.
Senate confirms EPA nominee Scott Pruitt despite a renewed court battle
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 general, to turn over thousands of communications
Donald Trump's Pick for EPA , Scott Pruitt, Testifies That Climate Change Is No Hoax
President-elect Donald Trump 's pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency , Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, testified today at his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill , telling lawmakers that climate change is no hoax and acknowledging that human activity is a contributing factor to
Everything You Need to Know About Donald Trump's Pick to Head EPA , Scott Pruitt
President-elect Donald Trump has tapped Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to run the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), pending Senate approval. Here is everything you need to know about Pruitt, and his relationship with the government agency: Name: E. Scott Pruitt Age: 48 What He Does
Chris Pratt Talks Holiday Shopping, His New Movie, 'Passengers'
The "Passengers" actor talks about his new role and answers a question from co-star Jennifer Lawrence.
Watchdog: EPA Delayed Flint Emergency Order by 7 Months
The Environmental Protection Agency had the power and enough information to issue an emergency order to protect the people of Flint, Mich. from lead-contaminated water as early as 7 months before they did, the EPA's inspector general said Thursday. “Federal law provides the EPA with emergency
How Democratic VP Pick Tim Kaine's Camp Is Already Pushing Back on Liberal Critics
Democrats in Philadelphia are unlikely to greet Tim Kaine with a unified hero’s welcome when he takes the stage at the Democratic National Convention tonight. In fact, about 165 Bernie Sanders delegates answered a survey saying they’d be interested in “nonviolently and emphatically” protesting