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Trump expected to sign executive orders hitting the EPA

Original story at Mother Jones• 29 mentions • 8 months ago

Mother Jones 8 months ago

 
Scott Pruitt will almost certainly be the next head of the Environmental Protection Agency. The Oklahoma attorney general's nomination is expected to sail through Senate—possibly as soon as Friday—despite Democrats' protests that he is unfit to lead an agency that he has repeatedly sued. The administration has already imposed a freeze on the EPA's social media, halted its rulemaking, and reportedly mandated that all agency research be reviewed by a political appointee before being released to the public. But next week, once Pruitt is sworn in, the real frenzy will begin. According to Reuters, President Donald Trump plans to sign ...
 
 
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19 Feb
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18 Feb
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18 Feb
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RT @jtemple: "Next week, once Pruitt is sworn in, the real frenzy will begin." https://t.co/Ddtglo9yv4 Per @rebleber
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