How Rollbacks At Scott Pruitt’S E.P.A. Are A Boon To Grease And Gasoline

“But the regulatory game hasn’t changed as much as the oil and gas industry itself,” he said.
Mr. Barrasso has collected more than $500,000 in contributions from the oil and gas industry in the last two years.
In April, Mr. Pruitt notified the oil and gas industry that he was granting its wish to at least temporarily suspend the agency’s new rule.
“may result in a fine or penalty in excess of $100,000.”But two days after that disclosure, Mr. Pruitt was confirmed as E.P.A.
Advertisement Continue reading the main story“These companies are emboldened by this remoteness to not do anything,” he said.

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