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Posted Mon Apr 30 2012: from Washington Post:
EPA official resigns after enforcement philosophy causes furor
A top Environmental Protection Agency official resigned Monday after comments that the agency should make examples of polluters the way Romans crucified people to quash rebellions caused a furor. In an internal memo to EPA employees, Administrator Lisa P. Jackson said Alfredo Juan "Al” Armendariz had "offered his resignation” as regional administrator for the agency's South Central region... Congressional Republicans had demanded that Armendariz be fired after Oklahoma Republican Sen. James M. Inhofe's staff discovered a YouTube video of the official's comments in Dish, Texas, and posted a clip on the senator's Web site.
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