Dem Caught In Embarrassing Spot While Grilling Trump's EPA Nominee

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White

That’s awkward

Former Dem AG Calls Trump's EPA Pick A 'Staunch Defender' Of Sound Science

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Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington.

‘Was a staunch defender of sound science and good policy’

EXCLUSIVE: US Emissions Fell Because Of A Weak Economy, Not Obama's Policies

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President Barack Obama attends the Armed Forces Full Honor Review Farewell Ceremony for Obama at Joint Base Myers-Henderson Hall in Arlington, Virginia, January 4, 2017. (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

‘An overestimation’

Trump EPA Pick's Confirmation Hearing Went Exactly As You'd Expect

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington.

Lots of yelling from Democrats

Enviros Occupy Joe Manchin's Office, Demand He Vote Against Trump Nominees

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A man wearing a mask depicting U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump protests during a demonstration against climate change outside of the U.S. Embassy in London, Britain on November 18, 2016. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/File Photo

‘You’re not climate deniers’

Ad Attacks Trump's EPA Pick For Encouraging Scientific Debate

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I thought science was all about debate?

Hugh Hewitt Points Out Dem Hypocrisy In Opposing Trump's EPA Pick

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Whitehouse and Markey hold a news conference after a Senate vote on whether to overturn a presidential veto of the Keystone XL pipeline, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

‘It’s really amazing’

Enviro Group Warns Trump's EPA Chief Could Mean More Flint Water Scandals

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Scott Pruitt Attorney General of Oklahoma arrives to meet with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York

‘question is whether we can expect more public health crises such as occurred in Flint’

Only Qualification Listed For Hillary Clinton's EPA Pick: Be Black

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton makes a concession speech after being defeated by Republican president-elect Donald Trump in New York on November 9, 2016. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Likely an African American’

Scientists, Economists, Religious Leaders Support Scott Pruitt For EPA Administrator

Opinion | E. Calvin Beisner
Attorney General of Oklahoma Scott Pruitt (L), a critic of the U.S. government in the King v. Burwell case, speaks to reporters after arguments at the Supreme Court building in Washington, March 4, 2015. Also pictured are plaintiffs' attorneys Sam Kazman (C) and Michael Carvin (R). The U.S. Supreme Court appeared divided on ideological lines on Wednesday as it heard a second major challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law targeting tax subsidies intended to help people afford insurance, with Justice Anthony Kennedy appearing to be the possible swing vote in a decision. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

Pruitt supports the need for a federal EPA but wants its actions restricted to cross-state matters.

Bush-Era EPA Chief Blasting Trump's Climate Policies Is A Green Energy Lobbyist

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A man wearing a mask depicting U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump protests during a demonstration against climate change outside of the U.S. Embassy in London, Britain on November 18, 2016. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/File Photo

Her group received about $320,000 in seven installments from the green company

Global Warming Alarmist In Therapy To Handle Despair About Trump

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Tired crazy scientist in laboratory(Shutterstock/Poprotskiy Alexey)

He ‘struggles every day’ with Trump

Obama's EPA Chief Says Biggest Regret Is Not Connecting With Rural Voters

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Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy (Credit: Albert H. Teich / Shutterstock.com)

‘We tried to change the outreach and messaging in rural America’

Coal Country Dem Says Trump's EPA Pick Is The Right Guy For The Job

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Senator Manchin participates in the Washington Ideas Forum at the Newseum in Washington

‘We … have a great deal in common’

EPA Exit Memo Touts Costly Regulations Trump Said He'd Repeal

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FILE: June 2, 2014: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy at a news conference in Washington, D.C. (REUTERS )

Obama’s legacy could be repealed

Trump EPA Pick Labeled 'Climate Denier,' But There's No Evidence He Denied Climate Change

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Scott Pruitt Attorney General of Oklahoma arrives to meet with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York

‘It’s concerning’

FLASHBACK: Dem Opposing Trump's EPA Pick Wanted Free Ride For Obama-Era Nominees

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Delaware Democratic Sen. Tom Carper is worried about cyber attacks this November. Photo:

‘The President, regardless of what party they are from, needs … to have the team they want to put in place’

Former Bush EPA Head 'Worried Terribly' About Trump's Climate Policies

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Members of United Mine Workers of America hold a rally outside the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) headquarters in Washington October 7, 2014. The coal miner's union members rallied against proposed EPA Clean Power Plan rules, which the union claims will eliminate thousands of coal industry-related jobs. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘I worry terribly for the future of my family and families round the world because Mother Nature’

Dem Lawmakers Ask Trump's EPA Pick To Disclose Ties To Koch Brothers

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Scott Pruitt Attorney General of Oklahoma arrives to meet with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York

‘… is a subject that we expect will receive a full airing during your confirmation hearing’

Trump EPA Pick Gets Jeb Bush's Seal Of Approval

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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush takes a picture with a young boy after speaking during a campaign event in Sumter, South Carolina February 11, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Keane

‘understands how to rein in an out-of-control bureaucracy’