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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Inspector General said it plans to review whether or not the agency’s internal controls are effective at detecting vehicle emissions fraud, according to a report by Reuters.
Volkswagen has plead guilty to fraud, obstruction of justice and falsifying statements as part of a $4.3 billion settlement reached with the U.S. Justice Department in January over the automaker’s diesel emissions scandal.
As Oklahoma’s attorney general, Scott Pruitt has fought against what he considers overreach by the federal government on environmental regulations, health care and immigration. He is now in line to rule over the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), one of his frequent targets.