08 Jan '18, 2pm

States Vow to Fight Trump’s ‘Disastrous’

States Vow to Fight Trump’s ‘Disastrous’

States Vow to Fight Trump’s 'Disastrous' Offshore Drilling Plans By Andy Rowell As Washington continues to digest the explosive revelations in the book Fire and Fury about the chaotic and dysfunctional White House and whether the president is mentally fit for office, the Trump administration continues its full-frontal assault on the environment. Last week, just as Fire and Fury started to send shock-waves around the world, the Trump administration unveiled a controversial proposal to open up more than 90 percent of the U.S. continental-shelf to oil and gas drilling . Bureau of Ocean Energy Management It is yet another proposal by Trump to try and undermine Barak Obama's environmental legacy. According to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program (OCS) for 2019-2023, nearly the whole of U.S. Coastal areas will be op...

Full article: https://www.ecowatch.com/offshore-drilling-in-the-us-2523...

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