Learn how the coal industry played an influential part in the 2017 rollback of environmental regulations under EPA head Scott Pruitt and President Trump, in these videos excerpted from FRONTLINE: War on the EPA. When President Barack Obama announced the Clean Power Plan in 2015, which he had created by executive order, coal baron Bob Murray joined forces with then Attorney General of Oklahoma Scott Pruitt and others to sue the EPA for regulatory overreach. After Donald Trump was elected president in 2016, the opponents of the Clean Power Plan pushed for its repeal. This resource is part of the FRONTLINE Collection.
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