Trump’s disbelief won’t stop dangerous climate change

Published By: Climate change | The Guardian Link: http://

Republican platform is not only at odds with science but potentially US voters in 2020

“I don’t believe it,” said Donald Trump when asked about the fourth national climate assessment, authored by 13 government agencies and hundreds of the US’s top climate scientists. His administration had tried to hide the report, publishing it on Black Friday when many Americans were either recovering from a Thanksgiving food coma or stampeding department store sales.

The administration’s plan backfired badly – the latest alarming climate science report became front-page news. Numerous Republican politicians were asked about it on TV news and politics shows, and their answers demonstrated that Trump’s climate science denial continues to pervade the GOP.

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BREAKING: “I don’t believe it.”

President Trump passively rejects the findings of the major new US government multi-agency report that says climate change will wallop the US economy in