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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Trump’s One-Two Punch to Planet Earth

January 24, 2017 theFAULT 0

According to The Hill, “President Trump on Tuesday moved two controversial pipeline projects forward by signing a pair of executive actions that could speed up approval of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access projects.” “The actions are […]