Scott Pruitt

Pruitt is correct to question secret science

Pruitt is correct to question secret science

Regarding U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulations and bringing secret science to an end, Administrator Scott Pruitt has stated that regulators must utilize only factual data. That certainly seems sensible to me (“Scott Pruitt’s ‘transparent’ attack on science at the EPA,” April 24).

Some members of Congress have been very critical of the EPA for creating regulations based on entirely unproven data resulting in enormous costs to industry and taxpayers. The most common examples often referenced are the air quality regulations based upon a...

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