Writing to FBI Director Christopher A. Wray and acting assistant attorney general John Cronan, the lawmakers said Pruitt had used his office for "the personal gain of himself and his family, in violation of federal law".
Kaptur told her committee colleagues that "taxpayers entrust us to spend their money wisely, and I can not imagine there are many of our citizens who think that $130 vanity pens are worthy investments". "Outside he's being attacked viciously by the press".
Pruitt is now facing multiple inquiries from ethics watchdogs, federal auditors and congressional committees into his actions at the agency.
Langworthys homer in 11th sends Florida to CWS
Cody Greenhill (6-3) took the loss retiring the final batter in the 10th before giving up the solo home run in the 11th. A blunder by Auburn's right fielder helped send Florida back to the College World Series on a walk-off home run.
IHOP is now IHOB
Last week, IHOP , the International House of Pancakes, announced it would change its name to "IHOb," flipping the "P" to a "b". Wendy's threw some shade as well, responding to a user who asked if the chain felt threatened by IHOP's new burgers.
In addition, Beyer is asking the Federal Bureau of Investigation to look at the condo deal Pruitt made with a lobbyist's wife, securing a $50-per-night below-market-rate room for himself while in Washington. Pruitt, in a television interview Wednesday, didn't say whether he thought he had acted inappropriately.
Pruitt eventually spoke with the company's legal department about his wife, Marilyn, opening a franchise, the Post reported. Although the fund would be useful if he faced a criminal investigation, ethics experts see it as potentially another ethical minefield, because federal law says he can not accept donations from donors whose business interests involve the EPA. She was paid $2,000 plus travel expenses.
Democratic senators this week accused Pruitt of withholding records of the trip, where Pruitt also met with US and global business leaders and former government officials.
In their letter, the lawmakers make the case that Pruitt's behavior rises to the level of criminal activity.
"We write to you with grave concerns that". "Administrator Pruitt has certainly done just that. Further, his actions related to his wife's employment and the quid-pro-quo condo situation with industry lobbyists may have crossed a line into criminal conduct punishable by fines or even by time in prison".
On this week's show, Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard and JEFF "FRICKIN" GOLDBLUM chat all things Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Tipped for her own spinoff early on in the franchise's development, Valak now gets her time to shine in her own scary standalone.
They can offer the 29-year-old the Champions League football he is not getting with Barcelona and would not get with Chelsea. According to Mundo Deportivo , Cillessen has been lined-up as a potential replacement.
Had the "stolen game" occurred any later in the series, Taco Bell would have handed out free food on Wednesday, June 20, instead. The Golden State Warriors accomplished that twice against the Cleveland Cavaliers on their way to another championship.
So far in 2018, retail prices of petrol have climbed 9.2 percent and diesel by 13.7 percent in the capital, Delhi. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday is widely expected to raise USA rates for the second time this year.
Now the power of AI is coming to Google Translate, and that's going to make your offline experience significantly better. Google is rolling out an update to its Google Translate app that will enable translations even when you are offline.
Its UK wheat beers will include Blue Moon Belgian White, Thornbridge Versa Weisse Beer and SA Brains Atlantic White. Mr Martin said Wetherspoon sells two million bottles of sparkling wine each year, most of which is prosecco.
The storm is covering an area of 14 million square miles, or a quarter of the Red Planet, NASA said today in a mission update . Likewise, performing certain actions draws on battery power, but can actually expel energy and raise the rover's temperature.
The reality is that what no one knows exactly what the internet will look like moving forward without net neutrality in place. Blocking: Internet service providers could not discriminate against any lawful content by blocking websites or apps.
The Blast spoke with Mark Castaldo, founder of the award-winning Destiny Pictures production company in Los Angeles. Trump also recognized on Tuesday during a press conference that he could potentially be wrong about trusting Kim.
By signing the Singapore joint statement , Washington has been put on notice of the Panmunjom Declaration . The North has said that it wants a phased approach in dismantling its nuclear weapons program.
Also finding the amusing in Davidson's quick engagement was another ex-girlfriend, Carly Aquilino , star of MTV's Girl Code . Furthermore, Grande insured her fans that her new fiance knows that when he marries her he's also marrying her fans.
This change of rear cameras from the S9+ vertical layout is, according to reliable leakster Ice Universe , due to battery size. Samsung has troubles in the past with its batteries in the Galaxy Note series resulting in a recall of the device.
Scottish National Party leader speaks after Commons walkout
What had Ian Blackford said? The suspension prompted all SNP MPs to walk out of Commons chamber, pointing and jeering at Tory MPs. But Theresa May retorted: "We do expect that the outcome of Brexit will be a significant increase in Holyrood power".
Google wants to make the college search easier
Google rolled out a new feature Tuesday created to make it easier for prospective students to search for that ideal college. Rather than showing the average cost of tuition, Google has opted to show the average cost after financial aid is applied.
WONDER WOMAN 1984 - Steve Trevor Returns
As previously announced, the film also stars Kristen Wiig in the role of the Super-Villain The Cheetah, as well as Pedro Pascal . Fast forward to the 1980s as Wonder Woman's next big screen adventure finds her facing an all-new foe: The Cheetah.