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April 17, 2018
FILE — Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, speaks at a meeting in the White House in Washington, Feb. 12, 2018. The Environmental Protection Agency violated the law when it installed a soundproof phone booth for Pruitt, at a cost of roughly $43,000, a congressional watchdog agency ruled on April 16. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Pruitt upgraded to a larger, customized SUV with bullet-resistant seat covers
April 17, 2018 - 12:55pm
April 10, 2018
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt after an interview in his office at EPA headquarters in Washington on Oct. 25, 2017. Andrew Harrer / Bloomberg
EPA approves ND application for underground CO2 storage
April 10, 2018 - 5:24pm
April 5, 2018
FILE -- Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, at a meeting about infrastructure with state and local officials hosted by President Trump, at the White House in Washington, Feb. 12, 2018. The EPA last March signed off on a pipeline-expansion plan by Canadian energy company Enbridge at the same time that Pruitt was renting a condominium -- for seemingly very favorable terms -- linked to the company’s powerful lobbying firm. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Top EPA ethics official says he lacked key facts about Pruitt's condo rental
April 5, 2018 - 4:52pm
April 4, 2018
Farmers Union objects to renewable fuels exemption for refineries
April 4, 2018 - 9:44pm
January 22, 2018
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem during a stop in Fargo in May 2016. File photo.
Stenehjem plans to resume argument against water rule after US Supreme Court decision
January 22, 2018 - 2:28pm
November 30, 2017
Officials: Missed opportunity for advanced biofuels
November 30, 2017 - 7:16pm
November 21, 2017
Sherri Eddleblute, right, project manager for the new water treatment plant, and Grand Forks city councilman Bret Weber discuss the construction of the new Grand Forks Water Treatment plant during a tour of the site. At center is Melanie Parvey, Water Works Director. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service file photo
EPA provides water infrastructure funding
November 21, 2017 - 1:48pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
May 9, 2017
Red Trail Energy, an ethanol plant near Richardton, N.D., is pictured Saturday, May 6, 2017. The facility has been researching the potential of Class VI wells for underground carbon dioxide storage. Sydney Mook / Forum News Service
ND could become 1st state to regulate injection wells to store carbon dioxide underground
May 9, 2017 - 1:57pm
February 17, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington Jan. 18, 2017. Joshua Roberts / Reuters
Senate confirms Trump's EPA pick as White House targets regulation
February 17, 2017 - 1:17pm
February 7, 2017
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Watchdog group sues Trump EPA pick to disclose contact with energy companies
February 7, 2017 - 9:34am
February 2, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington Jan. 18, 2017. Joshua Roberts / Reuters
Climate advocates study industry lobby's playbook to fight Trump
February 2, 2017 - 9:05pm
February 1, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington Jan. 18, 2017.      REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo
Senate delays vote on Trump EPA pick after Democrats boycott
February 1, 2017 - 11:47am
January 30, 2017
Demonstrators gather protesting climate change outside the office of U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) in New York Jan. 9, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
U.S. will change course on climate policy, says former EPA transition head
January 30, 2017 - 12:56pm
January 25, 2017
Screen shot of the Environmental Protection Agency's website Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2016.
U.S. EPA spokesman says website review underway, report says
January 25, 2017 - 3:44pm
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