President Donald Trump's inauguration speech did not mention specific policies for energy or the environment, but the new administration posted an "America First Energy Plan" on WhiteHouse.gov immediately after the 45th president was sworn in.
President Donald Trump's inauguration speech did not mention specific policies for energy or the environment, but the new administration posted an "America First Energy Plan" on WhiteHouse.gov immediately after the 45th president was sworn in.
Rick Perry, selected by President-elect Donald Trump to run the Department of Energy, understood the responsibilities of the job when he was picked, but he did not understand the severity of the challenges the department faces on nuclear infrastructure, a former transition team member told Morning Consult on Thursday.
Rick Perry, selected by President-elect Donald Trump to run the Department of Energy, understood the responsibilities of the job when he was picked, but he did not understand the severity of the challenges the department faces on nuclear infrastructure, a former transition team member told Morning Consult on Thursday.
Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Energy, on Thursday told a Senate committee he disapproved of a Trump transition team questionnaire seeking names of DOE employees who worked on climate issues.
Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Energy, on Thursday told a Senate committee he disapproved of a Trump transition team questionnaire seeking names of DOE employees who worked on climate issues.
Rabbi Marvin Hier, dean and founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, is one of six diverse faith leaders asked to read passages and be a part of the benediction at President-elect Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20.
Rabbi Marvin Hier, dean and founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, is one of six diverse faith leaders asked to read passages and be a part of the benediction at President-elect Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20.
If President-elect Donald Trump pulls the United States out of the Paris climate agreement, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said mayors of large cities will convene to express their support for the deal.
If President-elect Donald Trump pulls the United States out of the Paris climate agreement, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said mayors of large cities will convene to express their support for the deal.
Last year was the hottest on record in terms of global average temperature, marking the third consecutive record-breaking year, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Last year was the hottest on record in terms of global average temperature, marking the third consecutive record-breaking year, according to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt defended his lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency's mercury pollution standards, downplayed ties to fossil-fuel companies and echoed other Trump nominees on climate change during a hearing on his nomination to lead the EPA.
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt defended his lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency's mercury pollution standards, downplayed ties to fossil-fuel companies and echoed other Trump nominees on climate change during a hearing on his nomination to lead the EPA.
Throughout his campaign, President-elect Donald Trump pledged to end corruption in Washington, D.C. Now, however, he has nominated Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. That is not “draining the swamp,” Mr. Trump — it is hiring a fox to guard the henhouse.
Throughout his campaign, President-elect Donald Trump pledged to end corruption in Washington, D.C. Now, however, he has nominated Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. That is not “draining the swamp,” Mr. Trump — it is hiring a fox to guard the henhouse.
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