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'18Apr
17

Scott Pruitt’s $43,000 soundproof phone booth at EPA violated spending laws, officials find

Washington • The nearly $43,000 soundproof phone booth Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt had installed in his office last year violated federal spending laws, the Government Accountability...
'18Apr
13

Trump’s plan to pardon ‘Scooter’ Libby sends a message to witnesses in Russia investigation

Scooter Libby, left, chats with Dick Cheney during an event to promote Lynne Cheney's biography of James Madison in 2014. (Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post) With Breanne Deppisch and Joanie Greve.THE BIG IDEA: ...
'18Apr
12

Trump flips on trade pact, weighs rejoining Pacific Rim deal

ASSOCIATED PRESS Gov. Pete Ricketts, R-Neb., left, listened as President Donald Trump spoke to Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, during a meeting with governors and lawmakers in the Cabinet...
'18Apr
11

EPA Insider: Agency Staff Will Keep Leaking Info On Pruitt Until ‘Criminals’ Are Ousted

The Environmental Protection Agency’s decision to fire a staffer accused of leaking to the press will only embolden future leaks, an EPA career employee claims, according to a Tuesday Politico report.The EPA...
'18Apr
10

EPA documents question justification for Pruitt's 24/7 security detail, first-class travel

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt listens to President Trump speak to reporters before a Cabinet meeting at the White House on Monday.  (Jim Lo Scalzo/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock) This post has...
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