EPA Scott Pruitt with Nebraska Sen. Deb Fischer Sen. Deb Fischer's office
Sen. Deb Fischer pictured with EPA administrator nominee Scott Pruitt following a meeting between the two to discuss his upcoming confirmation hearing.

EPA nominee promises to uphold RFS law

Scott Pruitt gets support of growing number of agricultural groups with his promise to return EPA back to running how Congress intended.

Confirmation discussions are picking up for Scott Pruitt, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for Environmental Protection Agency administrator.

During his tenure as Oklahoma’s attorney general, Pruitt has been an outspoken opponent of many of EPA’s activities, winning the support of farmers. However, his criticism of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) has some in farm country on edge.

During meetings with Midwestern senators over the week, Pruitt seem

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