The White House Plan to Change Climate Science
From Day 1, the Trump administration has tried to dismantle regulations aimed at curbing climate change. Now officials are attempting to undermine the very science on which such policies rest.
On today’s episode:
Coral Davenport, who covers energy and environmental policy for The New York Times.
An oil refinery in Port Arthur, Tex. U.S. government scientists have warned repeatedly of the devastating effects of a changing climate on the economy.CreditBrandon Thibodeaux for The New York Times
Coral Davenport contributed reporting.
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