Pruitt was philosophical, complimentary, encouraging and candid in the 10 minute address.
Pruitt said, “I seek to be a good listener. I look forward to spending time with you and dig down deep on learning how I can be a resource to you as you do your work. You can’t lead unless you listen. I seek to listen, learn, and lead with you to address these issues that we face as a nation.”
Below are his full remarks to the EPA Staff on Tuesday.