Crony Capitalism

Are the Fossil Fuel Industry’s Days Numbered?

“The oil and gas industry has no greater friend than President Donald Trump,” Mike Pence said. “About seven in 10 voters of all ages now worry about climate disruption, and 56 percent of respondents to a recent poll said they…

 

Fracking Fluid Used to Irrigate Organic Crops

Support your local farmer….they won’t poison you. “In certain areas of California, oil and gas companies supply up to half of the water that goes to farmland. That includes some areas owned by companies that grow organic crops.”  Fracking Fluid…

 

Trump’s Floundering Economy

“The Commerce Department said this week that despite two years of America First-ism, the U.S. merchandise trade deficit is getting worse rather than better. After all the fuss about the tax cuts, it turns out that corporations benefited, not workers.And…

 

GOING BACKWARDS: Trump To Slash Renewables Funding in New Budget

Crony Capitalism: Trump, who rejects the overwhelming scientific consensus regarding the climate crisis, has repeatedly vowed to zero out federal spending on clean energy research and development (R&D). Trump proposed similarly dramatic cuts to EERE’s budget in both his fiscal year 2018 and fiscal year 2019 proposals….