Oklahoma Republicans Hated When Obama Detained Migrants at an Army Base. They're Fine with Trump Doing It.
They objected when Obama did it, but that was then.
Climate change is a legacy issue for the US president and the latest rule is among a growing list of executive actions aimed at cutting domestic greenhouse gas emissions.
While GOP presidential contenders avoid comment on the international climate pact approved this weekend, Congressional Republicans continue their efforts to overturn President Barack Obama's environmental policies.
Despite opposition in the US Congress to any effort at joining an international agreement on climate change, the president is pushing ahead with a call to hold nations accountable for reducing their greenhouse gas emissions.
Businesses and states say the US Environmental Protection Agency didn't properly account for the cost of implementing rules to limit mercury and other pollutants from power plants.
American carriers account for 29 percent of global aviation emissions and carbon dioxide pollution from airplanes is set to triple worldwide by 2050.
As Carbon Pollution Hits Record Level, Senator James Inhofe Says Climate Change Is Greening the Planet
Atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide hit 400 parts per million in March — the highest level in probably the last several million years.
Watch Senator James Inhofe Throw a Snowball on the Senate Floor to Prove Climate Change Doesn't Exist
Inhofe says climate change is the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people — and he chairs the committee overseeing US environment and climate change policy.
Scientists and science historians argue that Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, and other climate change deniers may be heading up the most “egregiously wrong-headed” Congress in modern times.
The man who said climate change was the greatest hoax ever perpetrated on the American people will likely chair the Senate's environment committee.
After sweeping GOP victories in elections across the country, the coming Congress is likely to be less environmentally friendly than any in recent memory.