Bernie Sanders: Prioritizing Jobs Over Climate Change Is 'Stupid and Dangerous'
- Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) argued on Thursday that President Donald Trump's decision to prioritize jobs over climate change with his new executive order is "a nonsensical and stupid and dangerous approach."
Sanders was responding to CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer's characterization of Trump's new executive order on energy.READ MORE: White House declares 'the war on coal is over' as Donald Trump begins unraveling Obama's climate agenda
"Wolf, that is such a nonsensical, and stupid, and dangerous approach. It's almost indescribable," Sanders said.
"Look, the scientific community is virtually unanimous. While Trump and his friends think climate change is a hoax, what the scientists are telling us it is real, it is caused by human activity," Sanders continued. "It is already causing devastating problems."(Excerpt) Read more at: freebeacon.com ...
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