Friday, March 17, 2017

Trump’s Budget Is A Full-Scale Assault On Obama’s ‘Climate Action Plan’ (Sounds good to me!)

Via Billy

PHOENIX, AZ - JUNE 18:  Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump waves to the crowd of supporters during a campaign rally on June 18, 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona. Trump returned to Arizona for the fourth time since starting his presidential campaign a year ago.   (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Aiming to meet major campaign promises, President Donald Trump’s budget proposal slashes funds to the bureaucracy and eliminates programs the Obama administration used to promote green energy and fight global warming.

The White House recommends funding a $54 billion increase in defense spending by cutting federal agency spending. Trump said the budget plan “puts America first by keeping more of America’s hard-earned tax dollars here at home.”

The proposal cuts billions of dollars from agencies used to promote former President Barack Obama’s “Climate Action Plan,” including the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Department of Energy and Department of State.

At EPA, for example, Trump’s budget proposal:

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