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January 15, 2019 - 3:22 pm
By ELLEN KNICKMEYER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency hit a 30-year low in 2018 in the number of pollution cases it referred for criminal prosecution, Justice Department data show. EPA said in a statement that it is directing "its resources to the most...
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July 05, 2018 - 4:09 pm
By ZEKE MILLER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he has accepted the resignation of scandal-plagued Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt. Pruitt had become a constant source of embarrassment to a president who had entered Washington promising to...
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June 08, 2018 - 4:41 pm
By MICHAEL BIESECKER and ELLEN KNICKMEYER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats on Friday formally requested that the Justice Department investigate Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt for potential criminal conduct. In a letter to FBI Director Chris Wray and...
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June 04, 2018 - 11:18 am
By ELLEN KNICKMEYER and MICHAEL BIESECKER , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — An aide to Environmental Protect Agency chief Scott Pruitt has told House investigators that she did personal tasks for him, and was involved in discussions to get him a used mattress from the Trump Hotel. The account...
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May 31, 2018 - 12:11 pm
ELLEN KNICKMEYER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency has sent the White House a proposal widely expected to roll back future fuel-economy standards for cars and trucks. EPA spokesman Jahan Wilcox confirmed Thursday that the agency has sent the proposed fuel-...
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