Ted Cruz Will Meet With Trump To Try And Change The Course Of US Energy Policy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) introduces Alex Acosta, President Donald Trump's nominee to be Secretary of Labor, during his confirmation hearing before the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., U.S. March 22, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein

‘Bowing the knee to King Corn’

EPA's Biofuel Standard Leaves Oil Lobby Jilted And King Corn Disappointed

Energy | Chris White
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview for Reuters

‘EPA did exactly what Senator Grassley demanded’

Trump's EPA Finalizes Renewable Fuel Standard With Few Changes

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: Corn is seen in a field in Indiana, U.S. September 6, 2016. To match USA-BIOFUELS/VALERO REUTERS/Jim Young/File Photo

‘Maintains the renewable fuel standard at current level(s)’

NPR Exaggerates Data To Show Scientists Are Self-Censoring For Fear Of Trump

Energy | Chris White
Climate Change wooden sign with a desert background (By ESB Professional/Shutterstock)

‘The change … driven in part by the Trump administration’

Mike Bloomberg Funds Global Warming Conference Trump Stopped Funding

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg addresses the audience next to billionaire Carlos Slim (not pictured) during a forum in Mexico City, Mexico December 1, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso/File photo

Crusaded for months against President Donald Trump’s climate policies

EPA Sued For Keeping A List Of Officials Using Encryption Apps Secret

Energy | Michael Bastasch
SARANSK, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 06, 2017: A computer screen shows details of United States Environmental Protection Agency main page on its web site. Selective focus. (Credit: g0d4ather/Shutterstock)

‘EPA employees used Signal to avoid transparency’

Watchdog Finds More Evidence Obama's EPA Broke Federal Law

Energy | Chris White
Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during the first day of the Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. October 31, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Kamil Krzaczynski)

‘The Obama EPA knowingly did an end run around federal law’

Trump Administrations Responds To The Hundreds OF FOIAs Left Unanswered By Obama

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), speaks to employees of the agency in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘We are committed to transparency’

Politico's Analysis Of Pruitt's Performance So Far Leaves Out Some Important Notes

Energy | Chris White
REFILE - UPDATING SLUGEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt takes questions about the Trump administration's withdrawal of the U.S. from the Paris climate accords during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S. June 2, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

He has been critical of various aspects of the president’s budget

Trump Hasn’t Said A Word About This New Global Warming Treaty

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump drinks while speaking about his recent trip to Asia at the White House in Washington

‘Climate change is not a blank check’

Scott Pruitt Must Face Down Obama-Era Cuts To EPA's Investigative Unit

Energy | Chris White
Former president Barack Obama speaks during a rally for New Jersey Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Jim Murphy in Newark, New Jersey, U.S. October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Mark Makela

‘Administrator Pruitt is highly supportive of our program’

DOE Disputes Reports Coal Giant Injected Ideas Into Electric Grid Study

Energy | Chris White
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - MARCH 7, 2014: Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC). Editorial credit: Christopher Halloran / Shutterstock.com)

‘Added nothing new to the conversation’

Carl Icahn May Have Been Subpoenaed, But He Was Outmaneuvered By The Biofuels Lobby

Energy | Chris White
FILE PHOTO: Corn is seen in a field in Indiana, U.S. September 6, 2016. To match USA-BIOFUELS/VALERO REUTERS/Jim Young/File Photo

‘We are cooperating with the request’

Obama's EPA Spent $1.5 Million So Employees Could Hurt Air Quality Driving To Work

Energy | Ethan Barton
Pollution of environment by combustible gas of a car (Shutterstock/ssuaphotos)

The agency also spent money on empty parking spaces

Scott Pruitt: EPA's Moving Forward On Reg Rollbacks Despite Climate Report

Energy | Chris White
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview for Reuters at his office in Washington, U.S., July 10, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

‘It doesn’t impact the withdrawal’

Billionaires And Gov't Grants Are Behind Children's Climate Crusade Against Trump

Energy | Chris White
MARRAKESH, MOROCCO - NOVEMBER 9: International youth climate justice activists at the COP22 UN climate conference in Marrakesh, Morocco, react to the U.S. presidential election, November 9, 2016. (Editorial credit: Ryan Rodrick Beiler / Shutterstock.com)

Raked in more than $1 million in government grants