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Not even a pandemic can stop Trump from pushing fossil fuels

2 monthes ago   |   By Grist

This story was originally published by HuffPost and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.
During the partial government shutdown that started in December 2018 and became the longest in U.S. history, the fossil fuel-friendly Trump administration plowed ahead with its “energy dominance” agenda. As about 800,000 federal workers went without paychecks, the Interior Department worked to boost oil and gas development in the Alaskan Arctic, processed fossil fuel drilling applications and permits , and even brought back dozens of furloughed employees to ensure offshore...
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