by E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow and Junkscience.com Author Steve Milloy
As appearing in the Daily Signal
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt may be just a lawyer, but so far he has done more to bring sound science to EPA than any scientist ever affiliated with the agency.
And, apparently, he’s just getting started.
Since taking the reins at EPA and despite not having a full complement of presidential appointees helping him—not to mention the 15,000 agency employees, many of whom fancy themselves as part of the “resistance”—Pruitt has shaken up the EPA’s 47-year-old culture and practice of politically driven science.