Two Pruitt Aides Resign as E.P.A. Ethics Questions Continue – The New York Times Should have been Sec. of Transportation – good at throwing aides under the bus!

Before joining the agency, both Ms. Hupp and Ms. Greenwalt worked for Mr. Pruitt in Oklahoma, where he served as attorney general. Both aides later received substantial raises at the E.P.A., bypassing the usual White House procedures. Mr. Pruitt told Congress he neither knew about nor approved of the raises, and he told lawmakers he reversed the raises when he learned about them.