EPA Chief Resigns Amid Scandal

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Tim Brown
Written by Tim Brown

In less than a week after a Communist loving woman, who is a public school indoctrinator and believes in the climate change hoaxtoted her 2-year-old over to former Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt and demanded he resign before his scandals push him out of office, Pruitt has tendered his resignation to President Donald Trump, and Trump has accepted it, informing the public of a new acting administrator for the EPA, Andrew Wheeler.

“I have accepted the resignation of Scott Pruitt as the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Within the Agency Scott has done an outstanding job, and I will always be thankful to him for this. The Senate confirmed Deputy at EPA, Andrew Wheeler, will on Monday assume duties as the acting Administrator of the EPA. I have no doubt that Andy will continue on with our great and lasting EPA agenda. We have made tremendous progress and the future of the EPA is very bright!” Trump tweeted on Thursday.

In his resignation letter, Pruitt wrote, “It is extremely difficult for me to cease serving you in this role.  However, the unrelenting attacks on me personally, my family, are unprecedented and have taken a sizable toll on all of us.”

“I believe you are serving as president today because of God’s providence,” he added. “I believe that same providence brought me into your service.”

While Pruitt was engaged in a lot of deregulation, something that President Trump advanced in an Executive Order in 2017, he has also been under the microscope, and that has apparently, led to his resignation.

The Government Accountability Office completed an investigation in April 2018.  They determined that the EPA had violated at least two laws when the agency purchased a $43,000 phone booth (do these people not have cell phones?) and failed to notify Congress, which they were to do before spending more than $5,000 on office equipment. The purchase also broke the Anti Deficiency Act…

 

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Tim Brown

Tim Brown

Tim Brown is an author and Editor at FreedomOutpost.com, husband to his wife, father of 10, jack of all trades, Christian and lover of liberty. He resides in the U.S. occupied Great State of South Carolina. Tim is also an affiliate for the brand new Joshua Mark 5 AR/AK hybrid semi-automatic rifle.

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