20 Jul '17, 1pm

Trump Nominates Climate-Denying, Conservative Talk Show Host as USDA's Top Scientist

Clovis, an early advisor to the Trump campaign, has a master's in business administration and a doctoral degree in public administration, and appears to have no published scientific or academic work to his name. The position he is nominated for, which is tasked to provide scientific direction and uphold "scientific integrity" at the USDA, has previously been held by distinguished scientists with deep expertise in certain issue areas.

Full article: https://www.ecowatch.com/sam-clovis-usda-2462483880.html

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