Oversight Committee

WASHINGTON | EPA aide: Scrutiny of ‘politically charged’ records requests

WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency assigns public-records requests from environmental groups or others that it sees as “politically charged” to special internal review, a top agency official told congressional investigators in one of several federal probes surrounding Scott Pruitt, the scandal-plagued former administrator who resigned this month. EPA Chief of Staff Ryan Jackson described … Continue reading WASHINGTON | EPA aide: Scrutiny of ‘politically charged’ records requests