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News Israel » Tourism: EPA postpones Israel trip amid scrutiny of administrator's travel

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/epa-postpones-israel-trip-amid-scrutiny-administrators-travel/story?id=53197634
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency has canceled a scheduled trip to Israel amid scrutiny over his high travel costs. Documents released last week showed that Administrator Scott Pruitt racked up nearly $200,000 in travel expenses for him and ...

News Israel » Tourism: Pruitt postponing visit to Israel after reports of expensive travel

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/pruitt-postponing-visit-to-israel/ar-BBJhSyA
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Washington (CNN)Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt has postponed a planned visit to Israel following criticism for taking expensive flights on the taxpayer dollar, an EPA spokesperson confirmed to CNN. "We decided to postpone," EPA public ...

News Israel » Tourism: Under fire for travel expenses, Pruitt cancels trip to Israel

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2018/02/18/under-fire-for-travel-expenses-pruitt-cancels-trip-to-israel/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt has canceled a nearly week-long trip to Israel, agency officials confirmed Sunday. Pruitt, who had been scheduled to leave this weekend for an extensive tour of the Mideast ally, has come under ...

News Israel » Tourism: After questions about travel, EPA head nixes trip to Israel

News channel or source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/after-questions-about-travel-epa-head-nixes-trip-to-israel/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt is postponing a planned trip to Israel. The decision comes as Pruitt is under pressure over the cost of his travel, including frequent first-class flights. The postponement of the Israel trip was ...

News Israel » Tourism: Portugal’s tourism chief seeks to inspire more Jews to move to the country

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Portugals-tourism-chief-seeks-to-inspire-more-Jews-to-move-the-country-543157
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Portugal’s Secretary of State for Tourism Ana Mendes Godinho reached out to Jewish communities ... In the United States, she noted that the oldest synagogue, Shearith Israel, located in New York, was founded by Portuguese Jews. “This is why we have ...

News Israel » Tourism: Israel at 70: A Light to the Nations

News channel or source: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/israel/2018/february/israel-at-seventy-a-light-to-the-nations
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

He says it's Israel's special mission. "Tourism is much more than just making money. Tourism is making friends.Tourism is making advocacy. Tourism is making your partnership around the world a lot safer. You know, our mutual basis grows stronger ...

News Israel » Tourism: EPA Head Postpones Trip to Israel Due to Criticism of Recent Travel Costs

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/us-news/epa-head-postpones-trip-to-israel-due-to-criticism-recent-travel-costs-1.5827076
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The Trump administration's head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, has postponed his upcoming visit to Israel, amid public criticism of his unusual travel expenses in recent months. Pruitt was expected to arrive in Israel this week, but ...

News Israel » Tourism: EPA chief Scott Pruitt postpones Israel trip in wake of probe into costly travel

News channel or source: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/epa-chief-scott-pruitt-postpones-israel-trip-in-wake-of-probe-into-costly-travel/article/2649460
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

by Naomi Lim | Feb 19, 2018, 11:47 AM Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this article Share on LinkedIn Print this article Scott Pruitt has come under fire this month for frequently flying first class or take military flights at the taxpayers ...

News Israel » Tourism: Abbas, Haley spar over Israel at Security Council meeting

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2018/02/20/Abbas-Haley-spar-over-Israel-at-Security-Council-meeting/4331519135845/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

"Israel is acting like a state above the law" Abbas said ... power outages, road closures and disrupted travel. Mexico authorities searching for 3 missing Italian men 11 hours ago ago Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Mexican authorities are searching for three missing ...

News Israel » Tourism: EPA postpones Pruitt's Israel trip, amid travel cost scrutiny

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2018/02/18/epa-postpones-pruitts-israel-trip-amid-travel-cost-scrutiny.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt’s upcoming trip to Israel has been canceled, the agency confirmed Sunday to Fox News. The EPA declined to provide an explanation, but the confirmation comes amid increasing scrutiny about Pruitt ...