The former EPA chief’s career has been dedicated to two things: filling his family bank account and bending energy policy toward the extraction and burning of every last hydrocarbon on earth.
The Trump official leaves behind a legacy of environmental degradation, graft and corruption.
Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt is the latest Trump Cabinet official to be forced out over ethics investigations.
House Democrats formally request a Justice Department investigation into Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt on the grounds that he sought to leverage his position for personal gain.
Steven Cook is named to the Superfund Task Force, which Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt created to revamp the agency's oversight of cleanup at more than 1,300 toxic sites.
The administration has been dismantling environmental regulations while pushing fossil fuel-friendly policies likely to have disastrous long-term effects on the environment and public health.
Assurances from the state of Michigan and the Environmental Protection Agency that the city’s water is now safe are questionable at best.
The country's turn to wind and solar is not only to protect the environment, although the Chinese government faced increasing urban protests if it did not clean up the air.
Both CNN and The Associated Press are denied access to a summit on contaminated drinking water. The agency says there was a lack of space to accommodate them.