Staunch EPA Critic & Oklahoma AG Doug Pruitt Will Be New EPA Director

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Staunch EPA Critic & Oklahoma AG Doug Pruitt Will Be New EPA Director

Trump Taps Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt As EPA Head

12/7/16 -  Pruitt has been a very outspoken critic of President Obama's EPA, has sued the agency on mulitple occassions and has also questioned "the degree and extent of global warming and its connection to the actions of mankind," having called the "debate … far from settled."

According to the Environmental Defense Fund, Pruitt previously boasted that he “led the charge with repeated notices and subsequent lawsuits against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for their [sic] leadership’s activist agenda." Moreover, per Reuters, Pruitt led the charge for Oklahoma in restoring environmental regulatory oversight to the states and away for the agency he's slated to run.  

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-12-07/trump-taps-oklahoma-attorney-general-scott-pruitt-epa-head

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