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hAPPY bIZARRO eARTH dAY !

April 22, 2018 theFAULT 0

“President Trump marked Earth Day on Sunday by renewing his vow to undo ‘unnecessary and harmful regulations,’ and insisting that a ‘market-driven economy is essential to protecting’ the environment,” The Hill reports. “‘We know that it is […]

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Trump Picks Climate Denier to Head NASA

September 8, 2017 theFAULT 0

Newsweek: “Climate change denying Republican Congressman Jim Bridenstine of Oklahoma has been tapped by President Donald Trump to head NASA—now a bipartisan group of Senators say he is in for a rocky confirmation hearing.” “’The […]

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Trump Kills Federal Climate Committee

August 21, 2017 theFAULT 0

Scientific American: “US president Donald Trump’s administration has disbanded a government advisory committee intended to help the country prepare for a changing climate.” “The decision to let the advisory committee’s charter lapse is not the […]

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The Adult in the Room

June 2, 2017 theFAULT 0

TIME: “Former President Obama responded to President Trump’s announcement that the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, a signature achievement of Obama’s two terms in office.” “In a statement issued Thursday, Obama said […]

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Trump Signals Paris Climate Accord Exit

May 29, 2017 theFAULT 0

NY Mag: “President Trump has told multiple people, including EPA head Scott Pruitt, that he intends to pull the U.S. out of the landmark Paris Agreement on climate change, according to a new Axios report […]