Beyer and Lieu, in their letter to the inspector general, said the allegations were supported by an analysis of Pruitt's public calendars. Truly, your confidence in me has blessed me personally and enabled me to advance your agenda beyond what anyone anticipated at the beginning of your Administration.
I want to stress - that list is hardly exhaustive.
Prior to being confirmed by the Senate as deputy EPA administrator, Wheeler previously worked in the agency's office of pollution prevention during the administration of the first President George Bush.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has resigned, citing "unprecedented" and "unrelenting attacks" on him and his family in a letter to President Donald Trump. Edward Markey, D-Mass. By elevating Wheeler to replace Pruitt, he said, "the EPA is only trading one fossil fuel friend for another".
"Scott Pruitt was the worst EPA administrator in the history of the agency". Some of the ethics accusations involved jobs for Pruitt's wife.
According to The Post: "The Trump administration appointees described an administrator who sought a salary that topped $200,000 for his wife and accepted help from a subordinate in the job search, requested aid from senior EPA officials in a dispute with a Washington landlord and disregarded concerns about his first-class travel".
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Mr Srisamu said: 'He used his knowledge of the cave to calculate where the group was mostly likely to be. If a rescue attempt is not made soon, it may be months before the boys and their coach see daylight.
White House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert resigned in April, a month after Rex Tillerson was sacked as secretary of state.
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It's as if they expect a Republican president to appoint people who will carry out Democratic policies, and believe that Republican conservation policies are not merely strategies that some people think are more effective of accomplishing mutual goals, but evilly intended earth destruction plans. As Oklahoma's former attorney general, he waged a legal fight against the environmental rules implemented by the agency he eventually would head.
"It is extremely hard for me to cease serving you in this role first because I count it as a blessing to be serving you in any capacity, but also because of the transformative work that is occurring", he wrote in his resignation letter obtained by Fox News.
For some Republican supporters of Trump and Pruitt allies, the ethical mistakes were outweighed by the curbing of the federal government workforce, the eradication of the Paris climate accord, the regulations that were targeted and Pruitt's willingness to engage with industry executives and lobbyists. And later: "I count it a blessing to be serving you in any capacity". "I'm extremely disappointed. He's the only Cabinet secretary who has done what he was told to do".
"I have no idea why the president is doing it", Deason said. His former boss, Inhofe, has made his own thoughts well known, dismissing as a vast "hoax" the overwhelming scientific consensus that greenhouse gas emissions are driving global climate change. "Pruitt is just the latest victim".