EPA’s Pruitt: Agency will no long use junk ‘secret science’ to push climate change hoax

(National Sentinel) Hoax-Free Science: Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt said that he is putting an end to the use of “secret science” by the government office to drive climate policymaking. “We need to make sure their data and methodology are published as part of the record,” Pruitt said in an exclusive interview with The Daily Caller. “Otherwise, it’s not transparent. It’s not objectively measured, and that’s important.” The DC noted: Pruitt will reverse long-standing EPA policy allowing regulators to rely on non-public scientific data in crafting rules. Such studies have been used to justify tens of billions of dollars worth of regulations. EPA regulators would only be allowed to consider scientific studies that make their data available for public scrutiny under Pruitt’s new policy. Also, EPA-funded studies would need to make all their data public. “When we do contract that science out, sometimes the findings are published; we make that part of our rule-making processes, but then we don’t publish the methodology and data that went into those findings because the third party who did the study won’t give it to us,” Pruitt added. “And we’ve said that’s fine — we’re changing that as well.” In the past, that level of … Continue reading EPA’s Pruitt: Agency will no long use junk ‘secret science’ to push climate change hoax