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Calls Mount for Pruitt's Termination in Swirling Ethics Scandal

April 10, 2018: Questions about Scott Pruitt's spending have been dogging the E.P.A. secretary for some time now. But as recent reports show a cushy housing arrangement with the wife of an energy lobbyist in Washington D.C., there are growing calls from members of Congress, as well as reportedly from President Trump's Chief of Staff John Kelly, for Pruitt's termination. The Takeaway examines the E.P.A. administrator's precarious standing within the Trump orbit. Plus, we review the diminishing conditions in Puerto Rico's schools; the N.B.A. activism that is turning the sports-protest model on its head; and an 'overlooked' female motorcyclist who burned rubber across the South.

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