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People: Top Pruitt aides, spokespersons leave EPA

July 11, 2018
Several top aides and spokespeople for former EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt are leaving the agency after his resignation last week and the appointment of Deputy Administrator Andrew Wheeler as acting EPA chief, including a spokesman that often clashed with reporters over their coverage of Pruitt. Jahan Wilcox, Pruitt's spokesman, said in a statement he is leaving to work with Republicans in their midterm election campaigns. “It's been a privilege to advance President Trump's agenda of environmental stewardship and regulatory reform...

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