Scott Pruitt’s Back-to-Basics Agenda for the EPA: to follow his statutory mandate—clean air and water—and to respect states’ rights.
Thought Piece [This interview by Kimberly Strassel of the Wall Street Journal on February 17 is worth reading. Secretary Pruitt reveals himself to be less of a counter-revolutionary or theologian; and, more of a legal scholar and environmentalist with an understanding of economics. He believes the previous EPA "didn’t bother with statutes. They displaced Congress, disregarded the [...]