Political

Interior Nominee Zinke Doubles Down on Coal

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January 17, 2017 at 1:04 pm

During his confirmation hearing Tuesday, Interior secretary nominee Ryan Zinke emphasized the incoming Trump administration’s vow to recommit America to fossil fuels development while disregarding re...

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Trump Tweeted the Wrong Ivanka. She Gave Him Climate Advice

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January 17, 2017 at 5:12 am | It’s not very often you get mentioned in a tweet by the president-elect. But that’s exactly what happened to Ivanka Majic, who took the opportunity to tell him to consider the grave threat climate ch...

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Exxon’s Tillerson Murky on Future of Paris Climate Pact

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January 11, 2017 at 11:31 am | Former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson downplayed global warming’s dangers during a hearing into his nomination for secretary of state on Wednesday, refusing to rule out an American withdrawal from a cl...

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Watch Rex Tillerson’s Confirmation Hearing Live

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January 11, 2017 at 5:00 am | In what may be the most contentious hearing of any of President-elect Trump’s nominees, Wednesday marks the start of Rex Tillerson’s proceedings. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee could spend up...

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