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July 16, 2018
Kevin Skunes says it is encouraging that the EPA is following Congressional intent and proposing some growth in the RFS volumes and continuing to propose an implied 15 billion gallon volume for convention ethanol. Michelle Rook / Forum News Service
EPA released proposed biofuels volumes in RFS with mixed industry reaction
July 16, 2018 - 10:56am
July 6, 2018
Andrew Wheeler (Wikimedia Commons)
Incoming EPA chief: 'This is the right job for me.'
July 6, 2018 - 8:14pm
Scott Pruitt resigned as Environmental Protection Agency administrator on Thursday. MUST CREDIT: Photo by The Washington Post's Jabin Botsford.
Pruitt steps down as EPA head after ethics, management scandals
July 6, 2018 - 6:33am
June 12, 2018
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt outlines the regulatory reform his agency has already achieved. (Michelle Rook/Special to Forum News Service)
SD Corn Growers plan to give Pruitt the cold shoulder during visit
June 12, 2018 - 4:08pm
From the 1950s to the 1980s, this 125-acre site was home to a St. Regis Paper Co. facility. It is now a EPA Superfund Site because of potential hazardous substances and pollutants that could harm local ecosystems. (Submitted photo)
Cass Lake Superfund site on Pruitt's radar: EPA head ranks site of former wood treatment plant as one that needs immediate action
May 12, 2018 - 3:10pm
April 26, 2018
Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, testifies before the House Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Appropriations subcommittee on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 26, 2018. Pruitt began the first of two appearances before congressional panels on Thursday, in what is expected to be a daylong grilling over recent allegations of ethical infractions and lavish spending. (Pete Marovich/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
EPA's Pruitt admits role in aide's pay raise but calls attacks on him politically motivated
April 26, 2018 - 4:35pm
April 24, 2018
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt during an interview in his office at the EPA headquarters in Washington on Oct. 25, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Pruitt unveils controversial 'transparency' rule Tuesday limiting what research EPA can use
April 24, 2018 - 9:22am
April 17, 2018
FILE — Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, speaks at a meeting in the White House in Washington, Feb. 12, 2018. The Environmental Protection Agency violated the law when it installed a soundproof phone booth for Pruitt, at a cost of roughly $43,000, a congressional watchdog agency ruled on April 16. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Pruitt upgraded to a larger, customized SUV with bullet-resistant seat covers
April 17, 2018 - 12:55pm
April 5, 2018
FILE -- Scott Pruitt, head of the Environmental Protection Agency, at a meeting about infrastructure with state and local officials hosted by President Trump, at the White House in Washington, Feb. 12, 2018. The EPA last March signed off on a pipeline-expansion plan by Canadian energy company Enbridge at the same time that Pruitt was renting a condominium -- for seemingly very favorable terms -- linked to the company’s powerful lobbying firm. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Top EPA ethics official says he lacked key facts about Pruitt's condo rental
April 5, 2018 - 4:52pm
November 30, 2017
Officials: Missed opportunity for advanced biofuels
November 30, 2017 - 7:16pm
July 9, 2017
Tribune file photo 
Chippewa Valley Ethanol Company LLLP of Benson.
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
July 9, 2017 - 8:23pm
July 5, 2017
U.S. is said to favor Midwest corn farmers in biofuels quota
July 5, 2017 - 1:52pm
February 17, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington Jan. 18, 2017. Joshua Roberts / Reuters
Senate confirms Trump's EPA pick as White House targets regulation
February 17, 2017 - 1:17pm
February 7, 2017
Scott Pruitt
Watchdog group sues Trump EPA pick to disclose contact with energy companies
February 7, 2017 - 9:34am
February 2, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington Jan. 18, 2017. Joshua Roberts / Reuters
Climate advocates study industry lobby's playbook to fight Trump
February 2, 2017 - 9:05pm
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