How much is Scott Pruitt worth?
|Net Worth:||$650 Thousand|
|Profession:||Republican Politician & Lobbyist|
|Date of Birth:||May 9, 1968|
|Country:||United States of America
Who Is Scott Pruitt
Edward Scott Pruitt is an American lawyer, lobbyist and Republican politician from the state of Oklahoma. He served as the fourteenth Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from February 2017, to July 2018.
American lawyer Scott Pruitt gained his popularity as the 17th Attorney General of Oklahoma, known for supporting religious freedom laws. Although Scott Pruitt’s estimated net worth is not exactly known, however, based on his occupation and salary he should have a net worth of about $650 thousand as of 2020.
How did Scott Pruitt get rich?
Edward Scott Pruitt was born on May 9th, 1968, in Danville, Kentucky. In 1990, he graduated with a degree in political science and communications at Georgetown University. Then he obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Tulsa. After law school, Pruitt started a solo legal practice in Tulsa named “Christian Legal Services,” which focused on taking on religious liberty cases. He practiced for five years before running for state senate.
In 1998, Pruitt’s political career started when he was elected to the Oklahoma Senate. From 2001 to 2003, he served as the Republican whip., followed by the next three years as the Republican Assistant Floor Leader. Until his election as the Attorney General of Oklahoma, he worked as the managing general partner of the Oklahoma RedHawks baseball team, being their co-owner.
After Donald Trump won the presidential election, Pruitt was nominated as the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Pruitt is a Baptist and he lives with his wife Marilyn. The couple was married in 1992 and they have two children, a son called Cade and a daughter called McKenna.