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Earth Day 2018: Everything you need to know
People around the world will come together this weekend to celebrate the planet and to take action to protect it. Here's everything you need to know about Earth Day 2018. When is Earth Day? First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day takes place worldwide on April 22. This year's event falls on a Sunday.
Trump orders faster issuance of air pollution permits
President Donald Trump is ordering the Environmental Protection Agency to move faster on processing air pollution permits for businesses
Sanders says Trump thinks Pruitt has done 'a good job'
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said she didn't have any announcements about the embattled EPA administrator.
More scrutiny for Pruitt's Morocco trip from Democrats, EPA inspector general
While traveling to Morocco last year, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt promoted an issue that could benefit his past energy industry donors -- and also clients of the lobbying firm tied to his controversial Capitol Hill condo deal, several Democratic lawmakers told ABC
EPA Chief Scott Pruitt facing more calls to investigate housing arrangement
The White House confirmed Tuesday that President Donald Trump talked to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt on Monday.
Trump calls for military to secure the border
President Trump said he is considering bringing troops home from Syria and sending troops to the U.S.-Mexico border.
Trump EPA moving to relax Obama-era auto fuel efficiency, emissions standards
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt is moving to relax fuel efficiency and emissions standards for vehicles manufactured between 2022 and 2025, the agency announced Monday –- something largely applauded by the auto industry, which has argued the standards set by the Obama
Rushed EPA ethics ruling on Pruitt condo deal 'problematic,' experts say
As top officials at the Environmental Protection Agency scrambled last week to explain the $50-a-night Capitol Hill rental deal that Administrator Scott Pruitt struck with help from veteran D.C. lobbyists, the agency made public a succession of retroactive ethics approvals endorsing the living
EXCLUSIVE: EPA chief Pruitt joined by family in condo tied to lobbyist 'power couple'
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt ’s adult daughter used a second room in the Capitol Hill condo co-owned by the wife of a top lobbyist for energy firms, ABC News has learned, despite statements from the EPA that Pruitt paid for only one bedroom. McKenna Pruitt, who served
Pruitt's EPA paid for lobbyist's condo door after security busted it
The Environmental Protection Agency paid a Capitol Hill condo association $2,460 after Administrator Scott Pruitt’s security detail broke down the door, believing he was unconscious and unresponsive and needed rescue, ABC News has confirmed. The payment, the amount of which was first reported by