Turns out that Deb Haaland, a Native American lawmaker determined to tackle climate change, scares Republicans bankrolled by the oil and gas industry.
Even Exxon Mobil and BP oppose the EPA’s decision to eliminate regulations on methane.
But the industry’s political lobbying during the pandemic has been a smashing success.
"Deepwater Horizon is not the worst-case scenario,” one oceanographer warned.
A new deal to slash oil output will benefit Trump's campaign contributors and "favorite autocrats" in Saudi Arabia and Russia, the economist points out.
Numerous indigenous groups consider Hovenweep National Monument and its prehistoric structures to be sacred.
Even some oil and gas companies oppose the EPA plan to loosen regulation of the potent greenhouse gas.
The oil industry hatched a plan to recruit scientists to sow doubt about the climate change threat. The White House carries that torch.
The former oil and gas lobbyist said Thursday that extending his ethics recusals would leave him “handcuffed.”
The oil industry “leads the pack by a mile,” with the American Petroleum Institute accounting for nearly half the total.