Thank you Trump Administration: U.S. Ranks 24th in New Environmental Performance Index, Near Bottom of Developed Countries

‘….the U.S., during the Trump administration, has worked at breakneck speed to rollback environmental regulations, expand fossil fuel development, and ditch international treaties protecting the environment. He has even questioned climate science and ridiculed its findings.”

U.S. Ranks 24th in New Environmental Performance Index, Near Bottom of Developed Countries

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President Trump‘s claim that the U.S. has the cleanest air and water in the world has been widely refuted by statistics showing harmful levels of pollution. Now, a new biannual ranking released by researchers at Yale and Columbia finds that the U.S. is nowhere near the top in environmental performance, according to The Guardian.