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A woman, whose Facebook post went viral earlier this week after publicly telling Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittEnvironmentalists renew bid to overturn EPA policy barring scientists from advisory panels Six states sue EPA over pesticide tied to brain damage Overnight Energy: Trump EPA looks to change air pollution permit process | GOP senators propose easing Obama water rule | Green group sues EPA over lead dust rules MORE to resign, targeted President TrumpDonald John TrumpThe Hill's Campaign Report: Democratic field begins to shrink ahead of critical stretch To ward off recession, Trump should keep his mouth and smartphone shut Trump: 'Who is our bigger enemy,' Fed chief or Chinese leader? MORE after the EPA head's sudden resignation on Thursday.

In a posting on Facebook of her encounter with Pruitt, Kristin Mink listed off multiple scandals Pruitt has been involved in since becoming EPA chief.


"We deserve to have somebody at the EPA who actually does protect our environment, someone who believes in climate change and takes it seriously for the benefit of all us, including our children," Mink said to Pruitt. "I would urge you to resign before your scandals push you out." 

And just days after Mink’s encounter with Pruitt, Trump confirmed Pruitt's departure following months of high-profile controversies regarding his spending and ethics at the agency. 

"I have accepted the resignation of Scott Pruitt as the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Within the Agency Scott has done an outstanding job, and I will always be thankful to him for this," Trump said a tweet announcing the resignation.