The Trump administration handed big industry another win.
No other U.S. president has lost so many Cabinet members in his first term to ethics issues.
"Axios on HBO" said it obtained an enormous cache of internal vetting documents used by Trump's transition team to assess potential officials.
The former Environmental Protection Agency administrator resigned in disgrace last year.
One speaker in the 2017 tape boasts of a petroleum group's links to David Bernhardt, who is now the acting Interior chief.
Five other states, plus New York City, joined the Empire State's suit.
Jeff Sessions, Rex Tillerson, Scott Pruitt and Omarosa Manigault Newman are all roasted in the former New Jersey governor’s new tell-all memoir.
Methylene chloride has been linked to dozens of deaths, but the EPA has yet to ban the chemical.
Pruitt resigned in July amid mounting scandals and more than a dozen federal investigations into his dealings.
Despite overwhelming proof, President Trump and his administration keep downplaying climate change.
President Donald Trump's favorite cable news show went easy on one of his top officials -- even sending Pruitt's team a portion of a future script.
For pregnant women, there is no safe level of exposure to organophosphate pesticides.
The acting administrator seems set to become the longest-serving person not confirmed as an agency head by the Senate.
So far, only Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) has urged the EPA's acting administrator to step down.
Pruitt resigned in July amid a slew of scandals and more than a dozen federal investigations into his behavior.
The president's advisers reflect his own unfitness for office.
Democratic lawmakers want the former EPA chief held accountable for excessive spending and other ethical lapses.
But the president's tightening grip on the courts could change his administration's fortunes.