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EPA "Rat" Scott Pruitt Chased Out Of San Francisco
by Labor Video Project
Friday Jun 29th, 2018 7:00 PM
EPA crooked and corrupt administrator Scott Pruitt came to San Francisco to visit top managers and was chased out of the building to avoid a protest in front of the EPA office in San Francisco
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EPA "Rat" Scott Pruitt Chased Out Of San Francisco
Trump's EPA administrator Scott Pruitt was chased out of San Francisco on 6/29/18 after a secret meeting with top management of EPA in the city. Protesters talked about the culture of corruption and called him a "ratfucker" who is also attacking the employees.
Additional media:
The War On The EPA & The Scientists With Lynda Deschambault Former EPA Scientist
https://youtu.be/zRO80A6r6rs

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The War On The EPA & The Scientists With Lynda Deschambault Former EPA Scientist
https://youtu.be/zRO80A6r6rs
Lynda Deschambault, a chemist and physical scientist with the EPA talks about the attack on science and the scientists by the Trump administration and the administrator.
Deschambault also discusses the war on the EPA not only with the Trump administration but previous administrators.
This interview was by KPFA Pacifica WorkWeek Radio and took place on February 13, 2018 in Berkeley.
https://soundcloud.com/workweek-radio/ww12-26-17-epa-richmond-charters-and-rail-workers-on-trial
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/22/climate/epa-buyouts-pruitt.html
Additional media:
https://soundcloud.com/workweek-radio/ww12-26-17-epa-richmond-charters-and-rail-workers-on-trial
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/22/climate/epa-buyouts-pruitt.html
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Scott Pruitt Personally Involved in ‘Ratf*cking’ Ex-Aides Who He Feels Betrayed Him
https://www.thedailybeast.com/scott-pruitt-personally-involved-in-ratfcking-ex-aides-who-he-feels-betrayed-him
The EPA chief demands loyalty. He doesn’t always reciprocate, though.

LACHLAN MARKAY
ASAWIN SUEBSAENG
06.28.18 4:51 AM ET
On May 18, a top aide to Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitttestified to a congressional committee that she had been tasked with procuring her boss a used mattress from the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. Just days after news of that testimony broke, the aide, Pruitt’s now former director of scheduling Millan Hupp, submitted her resignation.

But even though Hupp was gone from the agency, Pruitt wasn’t done with her.

According to three sources familiar with the conversations, Pruitt was livid over Hupp’s testimony, which he felt had been particularly humiliating. And he personally reached out to allies in the conservative movement, including some at the influential legal group the Federalist Society, to insist that she had lied about, or at least misunderstood, the request for a used Trump mattress. He also stressed that Hupp could not be trusted—the implication being that she should not be hired at their institutions.

It was an aggressive move by a besieged, scandal-prone Cabinet member against a young staffer—one who worked on Pruitt’s attorney general campaign in Oklahoma, followed him to Washington, and by all accounts had been one of his most loyal aides at the EPA.

But it also showed a side of the EPA chief that top advisers say is not always readily apparent to the public. Though Pruitt demands loyalty among those in his inner circle, he has not reciprocated it to his aides, even as they face a legal and public-relations backlash stemming from his conduct at the agency. Sources say he’s actively undermined the reputations of former and current staffers, with campaigns that former senior EPA officials have described as “ratfucking.”

The targets aren’t just ex-schedulers either.

For months, Pruitt and top aides have suspected Kevin Chmielewski, Pruitt’s former deputy chief of staff, of leaking damaging details about the administrator’s travel and spending habits to the press. Sources say Pruitt led the charge to push back against his former senior aide. And he did so by tasking communications aides with leaking damaging information about Chmielewski’s alleged misconduct at EPA, including supposed unannounced vacations and shoddy timecard practices. Chmielewski has accused Pruitt of retaliation, a charge that is now under investigation by the Office of Special Counsel.

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Knowledgeable sources also told The Daily Beast that Pruitt instructed staff to pitch “oppo hits” to media outlets on other officials who departed on bad terms or were sidelined. The targets include David Schnare, a former member of Donald Trump’s presidential transition team, and career official John Reeder, who Pruitt would privately call a “communist,” according to two people familiar with Pruitt’s complaints and thinking.

Pruitt’s vindictiveness doesn’t put him out of place within the administration. In many respects, it reflects some of the trademark impulses of his boss, Donald J. Trump. But for staff, the episodes have proven exhausting and demoralizing.

Hupp, for her part, was legally obligated to tell investigators the truth about seeking a used mattress from the Trump International Hotel. And as Pruitt faces a mounting number of investigations into his conduct and spending at the agency, other aides are now finding themselves facing their own inquiries, with little assistance from their EPA boss.

Pruitt set up a legal defense fund this year to deal with those inquiries. But sources say he has not offered to use the fund to assist current and former aides with their own considerable legal expenses. Nor, according to sources, has he offered apologies or expressed remorse to those aides for their ongoing legal and personal woes. The mounting financial difficulties that some of those aides face has fueled distress even among those who consider themselves loyal foot soldiers for Pruitt.

Cleta Mitchell, the attorney overseeing the Pruitt legal defense fund, did not respond to requests for comment

Asked for comment, an EPA spokesperson referred The Daily Beast to Pruitt’s comments before a House committee in May. “I am not afraid to admit that there has been a learning process and when Congress or independent bodies of oversight find fault in our decision-making I want to correct that and ensure that it does not happen again,” Pruitt said at the time. “Ultimately, as the administrator of the EPA, the responsibility for identifying and making changes necessary rests with me and no one else.”
§"Lock Him Up" Demand At Rally Against Corrupt Scott Pruitt In SF
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 29th, 2018 7:00 PM
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Angry protesters demanded that Scott Pruitt be put in prison because of his brazen corruption and violation of the law.
§Pruitt Escaping the Protesters
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 29th, 2018 7:00 PM
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Corrupt EPA chief Scott Pruitt tried to sneak out the back door but was met with protesters who chased him out of town.
§Scott Pruitt: King Of The Swamp
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 29th, 2018 7:00 PM
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Scott Pruitt has exposed the real role of Trump in helping the corporations by deregulation and taking money from them for your personal gains.
§Pruitt Needs Body Guards
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 29th, 2018 7:00 PM
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Pruitt is so hated he needs a large contingent of police to protect him from the public costing the taxpayers millions of dollars.
§Deregulation Destroys The Environment
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 29th, 2018 7:00 PM
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The ideology of Scott Pruitt and the privatizers and union busters is to eliminate regulation to make the billionaires more profitable.
§Crooked Scott Pruitt
by Labor Video Project Friday Jun 29th, 2018 7:00 PM
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EPA chief Scott Pruitt has terrorized the employees, taken money from companies he is supposed to regulate and is working to completely dismantle all environmental regulations. In the Bay Area and California they want to allow development on the contaminated superfund sites so more profits can be made.
It says in the U.S. constitution that when a government no longer serves the American people, it is the duty of the people to alter or abolish the governance and replace it with one that does serve the American People. Legalizing pollution and illegal aggressive wars globally does not serve the American people for any length of time.