Trump Would Undo Decades of Environmental Progress
From a statement from the Center for American Progress on the Trump administration's continued rollback of the 1970s Nixon-era National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA):
"Despite all of the bluster and noise, no one believes that sacrificing clean air and water will magically produce the funding necessary to build the infrastructure the United States so desperately needs."
STATEMENT: Trump's Final NEPA Rule Denies Reality of the Climate Crisis and of U.S. Democracy - Center for American Progress
Washington, D.C. — In response to President Donald Trump announcing the final rollback of environmental protections under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)—a critical law that protects the United States’ air, water, communities, and climate—Center for American Progress Senior Vice President for Energy and Environment, Christy Goldfuss, offered the following statement: The purpose of government is to represent the …