• Reuters


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt may not survive long in his job after reports that he paid below market rate to live in a condo owned by a lobbyist who deals with issues overseen by his agency, lawmakers and a former Trump official said in television interviews on Sunday.

On Friday, ABC News and Bloomberg News reported that during Pruitt’s first six months in Washington last year, he made a deal to pay about $50 a night — less than a third the price of similar properties — to rent a room in a Capitol Hill neighborhood condo building co-owned by energy industry lobbyist Steven Hart and his wife.

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