Scott Pruitt

Climate Change Denial Extends To The EPA As Scott Pruitt Silences Scientists (Video)

Climate Change Denial Extends To The EPA As Scott Pruitt Silences Scientists (Video)

Perhaps people thought it was “fake news.” Two years ago, an article appeared in the Miami Herald about Florida Department of Environmental Protection officials being barred from using the terms “climate change” or “global warming” in official communications, emails, and reports. Right away, those familiar with British author George Orwell’s iconic dystopian novel 1984 began drawing parallels between the […]

Even The Pope Thinks It’s Not ‘Insensitive’ To Talk About Climate Change (VIDEO)

Even The Pope Thinks It’s Not ‘Insensitive’ To Talk About Climate Change (VIDEO)

First came the dismissal, “I’m not a scientist.” Now, though, as the extreme weather scientists have been predicting for decades becomes a reality, the excuse from the Right is shifting to, “Let’s not be insensitive to the hurricane victims.” Despite what Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) director Scott Pruitt wishes, we are going to be talking about climate […]

Federal Courts Overrule Trump Administration: Order Enforcement Of EPA Methane Rule (VIDEO)

Federal Courts Overrule Trump Administration: Order Enforcement Of EPA Methane Rule (VIDEO)

A federal court ruled this week that the Trump Administration cannot delay implementation of an Environmental Protection Agency rule requiring oil and gas companies to fix methane leaks from their equipment. Methane is a greenhouse gas with a global warming potential 21 times that of carbon dioxide. The rule was developed under the Obama administration […]

Trump’s First 100 Days Sucked And Mediaite Laid It Out In A Video

Trump’s First 100 Days Sucked And Mediaite Laid It Out In A Video

One hundred days have already passed since Trump took office. In that 100 days, he has done a lot – a lot of destructive things. He appointed Scott Pruitt to the EPA – a person who denies global warming, and has repeatedly sued the EPA in his position as Oklahoma attorney general. He issued a travel ban against Syrian refugees who desperately […]

Director Of EPA Needs Around The Clock Security To Protect Him From ‘The Left’ And His Own Employees

Director Of EPA Needs Around The Clock Security To Protect Him From ‘The Left’ And His Own Employees

Not only are taxpayers having to foot the bill for the endless trips Donald Trump makes to play golf in Florida and to guard his wife and son as they remain in New York, they’ll also be paying for a 24-hour security force to protect EPA head Scott Pruitt, who feels threatened. The New York […]

WATCH Chris Wallace Destroy EPA Head Scott Pruitt On Climate Change

WATCH Chris Wallace Destroy EPA Head Scott Pruitt On Climate Change

The current head of the EPA is a science-denying, pro-fossil fuel, idiot who thinks climate change is a fallacy. If we survive this the tenure of this massive jackass without the entire planet bursting into flames, it’ll be nothing short of a miracle. As as EPA head Scott Pruitt discovered Sunday on Fox News, even […]

Since When Did ‘Crystal Clear Water’ Involve Coal Ash? Since Trump (VIDEO)

Since When Did ‘Crystal Clear Water’ Involve Coal Ash? Since Trump (VIDEO)

Late last year, Donald Trump said that “crystal clear water” would be important to his administration. But, as the saying goes, actions speak louder than words. Trump’s actions consistently demonstrate that he doesn’t care about protecting America’s waterways or the communities that rely on them as he is systematically dismantling the EPA. I’ve already written about how […]

New EPA Administrator Quickly Strips Reporting Requirements For Fossil Fuel industry (VIDEO)

New EPA Administrator Quickly Strips Reporting Requirements For Fossil Fuel industry (VIDEO)

It should come as no surprise by now that the objective of President Donald Trump’s new cabinet is to unravel and de-legitimize vital federal programs that regulate standards on industry and protect our natural resources. The GOP-controlled Congress is all too happy to go along with this, of course, since it fulfills an eight-year wish […]

You Have To Read The EPA’s Bizarre Press Release About Scott Pruitt’s Confirmation

You Have To Read The EPA’s Bizarre Press Release About Scott Pruitt’s Confirmation

On Friday, Scott Pruitt became the latest totally unqualified cabinet nominee to be approved by the GOP-controlled Senate. Pruitt will head the Environmental Protection Agency, virtually guaranteeing that we will soon be living in a country which is much more heavily polluted, less safe, and where big business gets to decide whether or not they […]

EPA Nominee Sits On 3,000 Emails To Hide Ties To Fossil Fuel Industry (VIDEO)

EPA Nominee Sits On 3,000 Emails To Hide Ties To Fossil Fuel Industry (VIDEO)

Scott Pruitt, President Donald Trump’s nominee for head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), might be confirmed Friday, but senators haven’t seen some 3,000 emails that disclose his ties to the fossil fuel industry. Pruitt, Oklahoma’s Attorney General, is a controversial pick to lead the EPA. A staunch climate denier, he’s sued the agency 13 […]

Trump’s EPA Pick Called Climate Change A ‘Religious Belief’ (VIDEO)

Trump’s EPA Pick Called Climate Change A ‘Religious Belief’ (VIDEO)

Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt, President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Environmental Protection Agency, has been an avid climate change denier for years. He has attempted to downplay his beliefs during Senate hearings ever since it was announced that he’s Trump’s choice to lead the EPA. However, it’s not hard to find direct quotes […]

Senators Question Objectivity Of Trump’s EPA Pick, Scott Pruitt (VIDEO)

Senators Question Objectivity Of Trump’s EPA Pick, Scott Pruitt (VIDEO)

In a new public letter, senators on the Environment and Public Works Committee expressed reservations about Scott Pruitt’s ties to the energy industry. President-elect Donald Trump selected Pruitt, Oklahoma’s attorney general, to lead the Environmental Protection Agency when President Obama leaves office Jan. 20. Pruitt gained national notoriety when in 2014 he sent a letter to […]

EPA Changes Stance: Finds Fracking Less Safe Than Initially Suggested (VIDEO)

EPA Changes Stance: Finds Fracking Less Safe Than Initially Suggested (VIDEO)

Earlier this month, the Environmental Protection Agency came under fire for making last-minute changes to its 2015 report on how fracking impacts water supplies. But the EPA reversed course Monday, removing language from the report that stated fracking did not lead to “widespread, systemic impacts” on water supplies. The 2015 version of the report was […]