Duckworth: Just Wait!

Source: By ANTHONY ADRAGNA, Politico • Posted: Monday, October 30, 2017

She’s been urging her GOP colleagues to let EPA’s final biofuels volumes come out on Nov. 30 before considering Wehrum’s nomination on the Senate floor, because Duckworth questions the legality of the reassurances Pruitt sent to corn-state senators last week. “I don’t know that it doesn’t open the administration to lawsuits from the very same oil interests Mr. Wherum used to represent,” she told ME. “I’ve been pressuring them to not accept just the word of Mr. Pruitt … It’s simple — just wait, let the rulemaking be done. Just wait!”