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October 30, 2017
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, speaks to reporters at the White House on June 2, 2017. The Trump administration announced Oct. 9, 2017, that it would take formal steps to repeal President Barack Obama’s signature policy to curb greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, setting up a bitter fight over the future of America’s efforts to tackle global warming. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
In unprecedented shift, EPA to prohibit scientists who receive agency funding from serving as advisers
October 30, 2017 - 7:56pm
October 10, 2017
Steven Hayward talks about his report released Tuesday, Oct. 10, that indicates Minnesota's energy policy encouraging increased wind power use is a failure. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Is wind power living up to potential? Conservative groups says no, supporters disagree
October 10, 2017 - 5:26pm
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, speaks to reporters at the White House on June 2, 2017. The Trump administration announced Oct. 9, 2017, that it would take formal steps to repeal President Barack Obama’s signature policy to curb greenhouse gas emissions from power plants, setting up a bitter fight over the future of America’s efforts to tackle global warming. (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
EPA's Pruitt signs proposed rule to unravel Clean Power Plan
October 10, 2017 - 3:57pm
October 9, 2017
The Great River Energy Coal Creek Station coal plant near the Falkirk mine outside of Underwood, N.D., is the largest power plant in North Dakota   Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
ND officials happy with rollback of EPA's carbon emissions rule
October 9, 2017 - 6:53pm
September 29, 2017
File photo of Scott Pruitt testifying at his Senate confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 18, 2017. (Gabriella Demczuk/ copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Trump told Iowa he'd save ethanol. His EPA chief has other ideas
September 29, 2017 - 7:06am
August 24, 2017
Letter: Balanced state, federal protection needed
August 24, 2017 - 8:24am
August 17, 2017
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UND apologizes for reporters' ejection during Scott Pruitt visit
August 17, 2017 - 7:21pm
August 15, 2017
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview for Reuters at his office in Washington. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Jacobs: EPA director's visit embarrasses N.D. officials
August 15, 2017 - 8:46am
August 11, 2017
U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.
Hoeven: EPA administrator meetings in ND should have been open
August 11, 2017 - 9:36pm
Hoeven: Pruitt meetings should have been open
August 11, 2017 - 7:53pm
August 9, 2017
Mike Graalum considers a mock box of pesticides carried by a small group of protesters Wednesday outside the Energy and Environmental Research Center. The group had come in hopes of speaking with EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, who was in Grand Forks as part of a regional talking tour. (Andrew Haffner/Grand Forks Herald)
EPA chief Pruitt holds series of closed-door meetings in GF, Fargo
August 9, 2017 - 9:26pm
Congressman Kevin Cramer, U.S. Sen. John Hoeven and North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum hosted EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt at a closed roundtable discussion in Fargo Wednesday, Aug. 9. Dave Olson/Forum News Service
EPA leader talks privately in ND about scaling back federal waters rule
August 9, 2017 - 6:01pm
August 2, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies Jan. 18, 2017, before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington. Joshua Roberts / Reuters
EPA chief will visit Grand Forks next week
August 2, 2017 - 6:51pm
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview for Reuters at his office in Washington, U.S., July 10, 2017. Yuri Gripas / Reuters
Environmental Protection Agency head to visit ND
August 2, 2017 - 6:18pm
June 20, 2017
North Dakota Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem, center, announces on 6-29-2015 at the state Capitol in Bismarck, the state joining attorneys general from 11 other states in a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over the EPA's new rule defining "Waters of the United States" under the Clean Water Act. Second from the left is North Dakota Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring. Bismarck Tribune file photo
Stenehjem joins fellow AGs in letter on federal water rule
June 20, 2017 - 3:03pm
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