Disqualifying: EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt Misled Senators | NRDC

Jan 25, 2017, NRDC’s John Wilke writes: “I presented the following testimony at a Senate Democratic roundtable explaining two reasons why Mr. Pruitt [Trump’s nominee Scott Pruitt, Attorney General of Oklahoma] is unfit to be EPA Administrator: (1) he misrepresented his positions and misled Senators during his confirmation hearing; and (2) he has stated his intention to continue disabling conflicts of interest if he becomes EPA Administrator by switching sides and representing EPA in ongoing lawsuits and related rulemakings in which Mr. Pruitt is suing EPA to overturn EPA clean air and clean water protections. …

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