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Also, top EPA staffers jump ship, and Energy Secretary Rick Perry is confused about how research works.
Pruitt can’t recall his misdeeds, science is out at the EPA, and Rick Perry wants to declare a national emergency to keep coal plants open.
Trumps stands behind his man as the EPA chief lies about raises, breaks ethics rules, and steals taxpayers’ money.
While Pruitt’s ethical lapses threaten to destroy the EPA, he rolls back clean car standards and panders to oil refiners.
Zinke’s council of ATV manufacturers, EPA’s giveaway to carbon black producers, and money for something that sounds an awful lot like climate change.
The Interior secretary lines up drills just outside Bears Ears; Pruitt tries to wipe out decades of research and refuses to explain his soundproof booth.
State gets a climate denial upgrade, judge orders Pruitt to move on smog, and oil companies write their own offshore drilling rules.
EPA’s science board isn’t meeting, Trump backtracks on trophy hunting, and Interior says only oil can save our national parks.
Plus the Koch brothers reveal themselves, and Rick Perry is negotiating our nuclear agreements? Really?
Pruitt is in trouble over toxic chemicals and travel, Rick Perry gets it wrong on whistle-blowers, and Ryan Zinke is driving scientists out of Interior.
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