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EPA: Pruitt didn’t rely on science when making comment about climate change

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© Greg Nash

The Hill

Former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt failed to back his reasoning with science when he made a claim last year that humans are not the central cause of climate change, according to internal documents. Following a lawsuit, the EPA released documents that showed that no scientific evidence was given to Pruitt to prepare for his remarks.