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Trump administration fires top NOAA scientist

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

Craig McLean, the agency's acting chief scientist, was dismissed from his role last month shortly after sending an email to the new political appointees, including ex- Trump adviser Erik Noble.
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The NOAA's top scientist tried to get the White House on board with its science ethics policy. He got fired by email instead

The NOAA's top scientist tried to get the White House on board with its science ethics policy. He got fired by email instead

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fired its top scientist by email after he asked Trump appointees at the agency to commit to its scientific ethics policy, The New York Times reported .
Craig McLean, the acting chief scientist, sent an email to several political appointees to the agency, requesting that they acknowledge NOAA's policy of respecting the integrity of scientific data, the Times said.
Among the recipients of the email was Dr. Erik Noble, the newly appointed NOAA chief of staff and a former White House policy adviser.
"Respectfully, by...
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