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Scott Pruitt, a lobbyist, and CSNY: “Our House”

Scott Pruitt, a lobbyist, and CSNY: “Our House”

In 2003 Scott Pruitt, then an Oklahoma state senator, bought and shared a house with a lobbyist who represented companies seeking changes to the state’s worker compensation laws. Pruitt advocated for those changes without revealing his conflict of interest.

That’s perfectly in character for the notoriously corrupt Pruitt, of course. But when I saw The Hill‘s headline, “Pruitt once bought house with Oklahoma lobbyist,” I immediately thought of the song “Our House,” by Crosby, Stills and Nash, and realized it needs an update to reflect our times.  So here’s Scott Pruitt’s version of “Our House,” followed by a video of Crosby, Stills and Nash playing the original version. Read More

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