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Loose Change: Pruitt got 24-hour protection due to controversial policies

May 15, 2018
Let's spend a little more time with the news that Scott Pruitt sought and received 24-hour protection on his first day after being confirmed as EPA administrator. That detail was revealed in a letter yesterday from EPA's Office of Inspector General (OIG) to two Democratic senators in response to their concerns about whether OIG had approved of Pruitt's security-related expenses, which is one of several ethics and spending issues that have swirled around Pruitt for weeks. Now, The Hill...


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