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EPA Head Scott Pruitt Harassed at Restaurant

04 July 2018, 06:14 | Edward Lowe

EPA Head Scott Pruitt Harassed at Restaurant

Kristin Mink the mother of a 2-year-old said she

Jackson said he, along with Dravis, also had raised concerns about the administrator's decision to begin routinely traveling first class. Pruitt, who has repeatedly said that agency security experts made the decision to switch him to premium seats, returned to traveling coach earlier this year.

"We deserve somebody at the EPA who actually does protect our environment", Mink continued.

The Washington Post on Monday reported that a former aide told congressional investigators the administrator had asked her to help find his wife a job paying her a salary of at least $200,000.

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Mink, a sixth-grade teacher at Sidwell Friends, the school former President Obama's daughters attended, had notes that she occasionally glanced at while talking to Pruitt. "He's literally sacrificing the air, the water, the coastal communities, the natural resources that all our children are going to inherit, and he should have to think about that". "I knew that I had to say something".

While Trump has privately acknowledged that the EPA chief has created a slew of bad headlines, there is no plan to dismiss Pruitt right now, according to several sources inside the White House.

Pruitt has been dogged by scandals during his tenure as EPA administrator and is the subject of about 12 separate investigations. This man is directly and significantly harming my child's - and every child's - health and future with decisions to roll back environmental regulations for the benefit of big corporations, while he uses taxpayer money to fund a lavish lifestyle.

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However, an EPA spokesperson says Pruitt thanked her for her comments. The encountered happened Monday at Teaism restaurant in D.C.'s Penn Quarter.

Chmielewski told CNN that he was booted from the EPA after he asked too many questions about Pruitt's spending habits and management.

Last month, the Red Hen restaurant in Virginia asked Trump's press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave, because staff felt they could not serve her in good conscience after she defended the president's attempt to ban transgender people from the USA military. DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was chased out of a Mexican restaurant and accosted by protesters at her Virginia home.

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"I hope the takeaway from people is that they're empowered to do this themselves", she said.



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