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Scott Pruitt's Loophole for Glider Truck Manufacturers Faces Backlash

Jul 09, 2018 at 09:40 AM CST
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Former EPA administrator Scott Pruitt dealt a final blow to clean air initiatives before resigning Friday, implementing a loophole that will allow the production of thousands of diesel freight trucks with high emissions. The decision effectively undoes an Obama administration move that intended to cap production of these trucks at 300 per year, beginning this year.