Republican senator calls for face-to-face with EPA’s Pruitt

Republican senators are taking a harder look at Scott PruittPresident Trump’s embattled head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), after a prominent conservative called for his ouster last week amid new allegations of ethical misconduct.

Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.), a senior member of the Environment and Public Works Committee and longtime Pruitt backer, wants to meet with the EPA chief Tuesday to discuss the latest allegations.

By Alexander Bolton, The Hill.