DC restaurant offers drink special to celebrate Pruitt resignation

DC restaurant offers drink special to celebrate Pruitt resignation
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A restaurant in Washington, D.C., is offering a drink special in honor of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittOvernight Energy: Trump rolls back methane pollution rule | EPA watchdog to step down | China puts tariffs on US gas EPA inspector general to resign Overnight Energy: EPA watchdog says agency failed to properly monitor asbestos at schools| Watchdog won’t investigate former Superfund head’s qualifications| Florence causes toxic coal ash spill in North Carolina MORE's resignation.

"Pruitt blew it! happy hour at The Bird tonight," The Bird tweeted on Thursday shortly after President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: I hope voters pay attention to Dem tactics amid Kavanaugh fight South Korea leader: North Korea agrees to take steps toward denuclearization Graham calls handling of Kavanaugh allegations 'a drive-by shooting' MORE announced Pruitt's resignation.

"$4 happy hour drinks from 5-7pm, including our Pruitt Blew It cocktail special!"

The Bird said in 2017 that it would offer discounted drinks “anytime Trump fires a White House official.” 


It promoted a similar drink special after White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon left the administration in August 2017, and it had a cocktail called “the Mooch” following the dismissal of White House communications director Anthony ScaramucciAnthony ScaramucciAnn Coulter believes Kushner wrote anonymous op-ed bashing Trump Spicer: People at White House are 'burnt out' Scaramucci: John McCain, an inspiration for a day of unity MORE.

Pruitt's departure came as the EPA chief was ensnared in a series of scandals surrounding his management, ethics and spending. He is also the focus of more than a dozen federal investigations.