Mr Pruitt had become a constant source of embarrassment to a president who had entered Washington promising to "drain the swamp". After his work with Inhofe, Wheeler transitioned into a lobbying role with Murray Energy-a company that had a history with Pruitt.
Mink, a teacher and mom from Silver Spring, called the scandal-plagued Pruitt "the man who's destroying our environment for the next generation". "It is extremely hard for me to cease serving you in this role first because I count it as a blessing to be serving you in any capacity, but also because of the transformative work that is occurring", Pruitt said in his resignation letter, posted Thursday by Fox News .
It was on its way to deliver cargo to the International Space Station . For more than 17 years, humans have lived and worked continuously aboard the International Space Station , advancing scientific knowledge and demonstrating new technologies, making research breakthroughs not possible on Earth that will enable long-duration human and robotic exploration into deep space.
While coastal areas can expect cooler conditions, overnight lows will struggle to fall between 18 or 19 C degrees. The extreme heat event will continue through Thursday. This will be the most significant heat event in the past few years. The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors.
They're all saying, 'Don't do that, you don't do that, you shouldn't do that, ' but I'm putting conservative people on". Anthony Kennedy, the Supreme Court justice who retires at the end of this month , has more than earned his government pension.
The National Weather Service is advising that residents watch out for signs of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. High heat and humidity is coming back strong again this weekend with heat index values near the triple digits. Most of July's first week will be hotter than normal. And there is no immediate reprieve from the heavy heat and humidity. Stay in the shade to help keep cool.