This Thursday, Pruitt testifies in front of Congress. We the people demand answers, too.

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On Thursday, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt will testify before the House Energy and Commerce Committee and the House Appropriations Committee. He has a lot to answer for: his wasteful spending of taxpayer funds on private phone booths and raises for his friends; his sweetheart deal on a condo owned by the wife of a lobbyist who had business before the EPA; and his countless other conflicts of interest.

Pruitt is the embodiment of the culture of corruption that is rampant throughout the Trump administration. And while Pruitt must answer for his egregious misdeeds, he also must answer for the assault he’s launched to corrupt our health and safety. On the same day of his hearing, Pruitt is closing the comment period in his effort to repeal the first-ever federal limits on carbon pollution from power plants. It’s clear that Scott Pruitt listens only to corporate polluters, not people whose health is on the line.

People across the country have a message for Scott Pruitt. Here are just some of them:

Pam Freshney, LA

Barry Zuckerman, NY

Paula Gordon, MT

Ginny Dudek, NC

Hannah Banks, MA

It’s Scott Pruitt’s job to listen to people, not polluters. By using his role as EPA Administrator to give himself and his friends perks, he’s putting people like Barry, Pam, Paula, Ginny, Hannah, and millions more like them across the country at risk.

If Pruitt won’t do his job, he should go. Add your name here if you agree.

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