30 Nov '16, 4pm

[email protected] has given 150 pleas for #climateaction. Now, he has a few words for Trump

This senator has given 150 pleas for climate action. Now, he has a few words for Trump. All of these Senate floor speeches have urged the same thing since 2012: Democratic Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island keeps warning his political peers of the perils of ignoring climate science. In his 150th speech delivered Tuesday, Whitehouse says: While the president-elect mocked Republican politicians groveling before the Koch brothers at their “beg-a-thon,” as he called it, he is busy filling his staff with Koch operatives. Donald Trump may have won the presidency. But with operatives like Myron Ebell, the Koch brothers are moving in to run it. The new president will hear from our military, our national labs, and NASA (who, with a rover driving around on Mars, may actually know a little science) that this is deadly serious. I encourage President-elect Trump to listen to these...

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