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Pruitt's spending on security sweep draws fresh fire from lawmakers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's spending came under scrutiny again on Monday as congressional Democrats said a sweep last year for listening devices in his office was poorly done and the contractor impr

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EPA inspector general to begin second review of Pruitt's security detail

The Environmental Protection Agency's inspector general says it will open a second probe into Administrator Scott Pruitt's security detail.

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EPA inspector general opens new probe into Pruitt's travels

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Environmental Protection Agency's inspector general will investigate agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's use of his official security detail on recent personal trips, the latest in a string of congressional, White House and inte

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Pruitt's chief of staff approved controversial raises for aides, EPA watchdog finds

The chief of staff for EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt authorized salary increases for at least three employees -- one of which was worth 72 percent, the agency's watchdog said Monday.

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GAO says EPA violated spending law on Pruitt's privacy booth

WASHINGTON -- An internal government watchdog says the Environmental Protection Agency violated federal spending laws when purchasing a $43,000 soundproof privacy booth for Administrator Scott Pruitt to make private phone calls in his office.

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GAO: $43,000 soundproof booth for EPA head violated law

The $43,000 purchase of a soundproof booth for Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's office violated federal law, the Government Accountability Office concluded Monday.

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EPA chief Scott Pruitt's $43,000 secure phone booth violated spending laws, government watchdog says

EPA violated laws by installing a $43,000 soundproof phone booth in Administrator Scott Pruitt's office, GAO determined.

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Gowdy on Pruitt: 'You need to go into another line of work if you don't want people to be mean to you'

Rep. Trey Gowdy, who is currently investigating Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, had some harsh words for Pruitt's controversial travel habits.

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GOP's Trey Gowdy ridicules Scott Pruitt's first-class travel, suggests he become a 'monk' if he doesn't want passengers to be mean to him

Kevin Lamarque / Reuters House Oversight Chairman Trey Gowdy, a South Carolina Republican, said he's troubled by recent reports of EPA chief Scott Pruitt's unprecedented spending on his personal security and luxury travel. Gowdy argued that Pruitt's firs

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Rep. Ted Lieu urges Trump: Keep Pruitt as symbol of your administration’s corruption

The California Democrat joked that Pruitt’s continued presence will help the blue wave

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EPA Reportedly Used Social Media To Justify Pruitt's Expensive Security

Some lawmakers say tweets don't warrant Pruitt's 20-person security detail.

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Senate Dems push back on EPA boss Scott Pruitt's security claims

A review of threats made against embattled Environmental Protection Secretary Scott Pruitt challenges claims his office made to justify spending millions of dollars on extra security and first-class travel, according to documents released Tuesday.

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