FEMA administrator, Brock Long referred three times to Hurricane Florence as "Floyd" during a briefing Thursday as he addressed reports of an ongoing investigation into his use of government vehicles...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The scandal-plagued former chief of the Environmental Protection Agency is denying he got any improper gifts on the job.The EPA has released Scott Pruitt's financial disclosure.. New Zealand Herald Also reported by •Seattle Times
Trump and his appointees are on a binge of deregulation that masks another kind of trickle-down economics, where the gains go to the top and the rest of us bear the risks and losses.
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Lax oversight allowed Scott Pruitt’s security costs while he was EPA chief to more than double to $3.5 million in less than a year, the agency’s internal watchdog said. Wall Street Journal Also reported by •Newsy •Newsmax •New Zealand Herald
The Environmental Protection Agency had no proper justification for spending more than $3.5 million on round-the-clock security for former head Scott Pruitt, including nearly $1 million in travel costs.. FOXNews.com Also reported by •Newsmax •New Zealand Herald •Seattle Times
Scott Pruitt may be gone, but the president’s promises to weaken the EPA’s authority continue to take shape. Here’s a look at some major environmental laws that could be seeing significant.. Delawareonline
A federal appeals court ruled the Trump administration had to immediately implement an Obama-era chemical safety rule on Friday which was created after a 2013 explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas.. WorldNews