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Loose Change: Trump's staff chief kills Pruitt's climate 'red team' plan

March 12, 2018
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly has killed an effort by EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to launch a “red team, blue team” public debate on climate change science, according to a report, with Kelly and other top administration officials regarding the plan as “ill-concieved and politically risky.” The New York Times has the story , reporting that Pruitt officials had gone so far as to draft a press release in November announcing the effort but that top agency...

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