Posts Tagged ‘Cathy McMorris Rodgers’

Donald Trump’s Interior Secretary Doesn’t Want to Combat Climate Change

Friday, December 9th, 2016

Source: Mother Jones

 

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2016/12/cathy-mcmorris-rodgers-climate-change-national-monuments

On Friday the Wall Street Journal reported that Donald Trump has chosen Washington Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, chair of the House Republican Conference, to be his Secretary of Interior. The Interior Department is responsible for three quarters of the nation’s public lands, and includes under its umbrella agencies like the National Parks Service, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, the US Geological Survey, and the Bureau of Land Management, and the Bureau of Reclamation—all which are on the front lines of the fight against climate change. (more…)