Scott Pruitt

'Frontline' looks at whether 'War on the EPA' is a triumph or a tragedy

'Frontline' looks at whether 'War on the EPA' is a triumph or a tragedy

If you should care to spend an hour Wednesday night contemplating the fate of environmental regulation under the current presidential administration, the PBS series "Frontline" has a documentary for you, "War on the EPA." The title plays off right-wing slogans that imagine a government-waged "war on coal," or a "war on Christmas." ("My administration is putting an end to the war on coal," we see Donald Trump say.) But this war is real, and the evidence, advanced with pride or dread by each side, is here.

Specifically the hour sets out to answer the question "What is Scott Pruitt doing running the EPA?" As Oklahoma state...

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