12 Feb '18, 6pm

Sierra Club statement: Trump’s Infrastructure Scam is a Fraud https://t.co/7aZOiilTYz

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Donald Trump released a plan to roll back environmental protections and privatize public works projects under the guise of an “infrastructure” proposal. Previous Washington Post reporting on the White House proposal exposed Trump’s aggressive efforts to gut environmental protections in an effort to make it easier for corporations to build dangerous pipelines and other environmentally destructive projects. In addition, the plan would: Sell off public lands to the fossil fuel industry and other special interests in order to finance its limited spending program. Be a huge handout to Wall Street banks, whose privatization of roads, bridges, water systems and other public assets will require charging Americans big tolls and fees. Give the Secretary of the Interior the ability to unilaterally authorize the construction of pipelines in our National Parks...

Full article: https://www.sierraclub.org/press-releases/2018/02/trump-s...

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