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From Forbes to Tea Party, Allies on Right Rally for EPA’s Pruitt

  • Conservative stars pitch in to spare EPA administrator’s job
  • Environmentalists energized in opposition as scandals mount
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Trump Confident in EPA Head Pruitt

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Conservative stars are coming out in force in a bid to save the job of Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, a zealous advocate of their small-government movement engulfed by allegations of ethical lapses.

Prominent Republicans and leaders of the Tea Party movement -- from publishing executive Steve Forbes to Senator Rand Paul -- are penning op-eds, posting on Twitter, and picking up the phone to personally beseech President Donald Trump to keep Pruitt at the helm of the EPA.