Rushed EPA ethics ruling on Pruitt condo deal 'problematic,' experts say

The Environmental Protection Agency made public a succession of retroactive ethics approvals endorsing the living arrangement.
0:36 | 04/02/18

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Transcript for Rushed EPA ethics ruling on Pruitt condo deal 'problematic,' experts say
EPA administrator Scott Pruitt is under scrutiny for living in a luxury apartment call owned by the wife of an energy lobbyist. The EPA has defended Pruitt saying his fifty dollar per night lease was consistent with ethics rules but similar apartments in the area go for roughly triple that amount. Even some Republicans doubt throw it can survive the controversy. If he asked ago it's because he never should have been there in the first it was a brutally on professional transition. This was a tradition that didn't vet people for these type of judgment issues. Pruitt is also accused of lavish spending on travel and on a secure phone Booth. For his office.

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