Tag Archives: Trump administration

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….


The Shutdown Is Over. Now Follow the Money.

When you have friends in high places…..“It is utterly immoral that the Trump administration treats one group, the fossil fuel industry, as more important as others,” added committee congressman Alan Lowenthal (D-CA). (…..approved 38 new permits for drilling and 15…