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Quoted: Wheeler pledges to 'value' staff, 'minimize' stress

July 11, 2018
Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler in his first speech to EPA staff is pledging significant outreach to career officials who often had a rocky relationship with his predecessor, Scott Pruitt, saying he will “value” their input and will try to “minimize the stress” at the agency. “I value your input and feedback. I will start with the presumption you are performing your work as well as can be done. I will seek facts from you before drawing conclusions,” Wheeler said...

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