16 Mar '17, 2pm

On the #budget: Nature is "at the very heart of our security...Protecting our land, water & air is not optional."

Conservation, Science Programs Slashed in President’s Budget Proposal The Nature Conservancy released the following statement from its President and CEO, Mark R. Tercek, regarding President Trump’s FY 2018 budget proposal. ARLINGTON, VA | March 16, 2017 “The president’s FY 2018 budget blueprint proposes $54 billion in cuts to most federal agencies in order to reallocate more funds to military spending. This misguided approach assumes that the security and prosperity of our country must come at the expense of critical federal investments in our natural resources. On the contrary, natural resources lie at the very heart of our security and prosperity. “This proposal includes dramatic cuts for conserving natural resources, addressing climate change, investing in science and helping the international community address environmental challenges. These are all important functions...

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earthjustice.org 16 Mar '17, 12pm

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