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Trump Administration to Nix Obama’s Clean Power Plan
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt says the administration of President Donald Trump will withdraw from Clean Power Plan set in motion by his predecessor Barack Obama.
Addressing a crowd in Kentucky Monday, Pruitt said that he plans to sign a proposed rule Tuesday to withdraw from the plan, which was aimed at slowing global warming.
"That rule really was about picking winners and losers," Pruitt said, claiming that the previous administration had...