Oklahoma Republican Sen. James Lankford On Scott Pruitt And EPA
Friday, 17 February 2017 () Steve Inskeep talks to Oklahoma Sen. James Lankford about Friday's vote to confirm Scott Pruitt to lead the EPA. The vote is before a deadline for Pruitt to release emails with fossil fuel interests.
After a contentious nomination process, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt has officially been confirmed as EPA administrator. Democrats Heidi Heitkamp and Joe Manchin both joined GOP lawmakers in voting for the confirmation, likely due to the fact that they are both attempting to win a 2018...
Senate Republican leaders forced a vote to confirm Oklahoma AG Scott Pruitt as EPA director, four days before a court-ordered release of up to 3,000 emails... SeattlePI.com - USAlso reported by •Seattle Times •CBS News •Newsmax