Trump's EPA Takes First Step To Repeal And Replace The 'Waters Of The US' Rule

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview for Reuters

‘We are providing regulatory certainty’

Activist Group Criticizes Scott Pruitt For Something Obama's EPA Chiefs Did Frequently

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

‘People aren’t paying taxes for part-time Cabinet officials’

Report: Trump Expected To Nominate Coal Lobbyist For Top Spot At EPA

Energy | Chris White
U.S. President Donald Trump (L) listens to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt after announcing his decision that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Skeptical position on climate change

Liberal Watchdog Group Claims Trump's EPA Illegally Lobbied Against Paris Climate Deal

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

‘Scott Pruitt misused the taxpayer money’

Trump's EPA To Lay Off 1,200 Of Its Employees In Next 2 Months

Energy | Andrew Follett
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 4: Plaque outside the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in downtown Washington, DC on May 4, 2015. (Shutterstock/Mark Van Scyoc)

EPA is paying employees to retire

Trump's EPA Chief Calls Merkel A Hypocrite On Global Warming

Energy | Andrew Follett
US President Donald Trump (L) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend the panel discussion "Launch Event Women's Entrepreneur Finance Initiative" on the second day of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, July 8, 2017. (REUTERS/Patrik STOLLARZ/Pool - RTX3AM4K)

‘I just think the hypocrisy runs rampant’

Trump's EPA Reverses Obama-Era Blocking Of Alaska's Gold Pebble Mine

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

‘Would remove any uncertainty’

Trump's EPA Chief Says Climate Debate Should Be Televised Worldwide

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

‘Want this to be on full display’

EPA Employee Admits They're Totally Unqualified For Private Sector Work

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A job applicant talks with a recruiter for Sears at a job fair in Golden

‘The way you progress here is a little bit different’

EPA Charts Middle Course With New Renewable Fuel Mandate

US | Jack Crowe
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

‘This ignores reality and the law’

Trump's EPA Chief To Hold Climate Science Exercises Critics Say Will Elevate 'Dangerous' Dissent

Energy | Michael Bastasch
EPA's 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

‘We are in fact very excited about this initiative’

Trump's EPA To Repeal Obama's 'Waters Of The US' Rule

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Shutterstock/ HERSHEY, PA - DECEMBER 15, 2016: President-Elect Donald Trump looks left toward the crowd as he delivers a speech at a "Thank You Tour" rally held at the Giant Center.

‘Return power to the states’

Liberal Moms Not Happy That Scott Pruitt Vows To Clean Up Radioactive Landfill

Opinion | Crystal Wright
EPA's 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

The histrionics over the EPA director’s plan are more about politics than health concerns.

Energy CEOs Want Trump To 'Repeal And Replace' Another Obama-Era Policy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Donald Trump (L) listens to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt after announcing his decision that the United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Pruitt didn’t seem too receptive

EPA Wipes Clean Advisory Board Criticized For Fast-Tracking Obama-Era Climate Regs

Energy | Chris White
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

‘It completely wipes out BOSC’