An IG investigation at EPA found more than 96 pages of unapproved apps on agency phones but no evidence of purposely circumventing federal record retention rules.
One Congressman is apparently fed up with reports about the EPA administrator and wants to hold a hearing to listen to his sworn testimony on recent allegations.
A series of recent controversies have generated negative publicity for EPA’s administrator. He is now responding publicly to his critics.
Two Congressmen want a formal hearing into excessive travel spending by Trump administration cabinet officials.
Another lawmaker is asking questions about EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt’s frequent first class trips.
Some Democrats in the House want to know why EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has been taking so many first-class flights.
The EPA has had success with shrinking the size of its workforce, and more staff reductions are likely on the way.
A backlash over a contract the EPA had with a private firm for media monitoring services has led to both parties canceling the agreement.