White, who isn't a scientist by trade, said at a 2011 forum that "there is no environmental crisis - in fact, there's nearly no major environmental problems" in the U.S. The previous Texas controller has a past filled with addressing set up science that man-made greenhouse gases are a noteworthy supporter of climate change.
She made similar arguments in a book she co-wrote in 2016, titled "Fueling Freedom: Exposing the Mad War on Energy", as well as in numerous essays questioning climate change, including one past year in which she called President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming by reducing carbon emissions "deluded and illegitimate". It cited her "dangerous" views about climate change, saying.
In any case, Buchele says Hartnett White revealed to him years before that "she bolstered directions, just not to the detriment of development and that industry is really fundamental to a sound situation". Carbon dioxide emissions contribute to global warming. That includes Andrew R. Wheeler, a coal lobbyist, to be deputy administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency. Carper called withdrawing White's nomination "the right thing to do" and urged the Trump administration to nominate a "thoughtful environmental and public health champion to lead this critical office in the federal government".
"White", Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), the top Democrat on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, said in a statement late Saturday.
The CSX train was stationary at the time of the collision and appeared to be empty at the time of the crash, officials said. Sumwalt said the switch was supposed to allow the Amtrak train to continue traveling in a roughly a straight line.
Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni has temporarily suspended campaigning for the March 4 general election over the shootings. Local witnesses said a man fired out of his vehicle window at two young African migrants shortly after 11 a.m. (5.00 a.m.
Haig advertised armor-piercing incendiary ammunition on his website, which now says the business is "closed indefinitely". Haig's lawyer said in the press conference that his client does not talk to the press to protect his reputation.
Andre Drummond held out Ben Simmons to be named as John Wall's replacement for the All-Star game in Los Angeles game next month. Unlike Major League Baseball and the NHL, there are no requirements for team representation among NBA All-Star selections.
Scotland steadied themselves but could not penetrate a resolute rearguard from Wales , who took a 14-0 lead into the interval. A driven lineout, pick-and-gos, and Halfpenny had a second try, and made a third conversion from the sideline.
Harry Kane has had a hand in six goals in six Premier League appearances against Liverpool , with four goals and two assists. Hopes of silverware rest on their Champions League mission following a dismal FA Cup exit last weekend.
The violence erupted when two groups clashed over the " Tiranga rally" and reportedly threw stones and fired shots at each other. On Wednesday, some pockets in Kasganj remained tense though no fresh incident of violence was reported in the past 24 hours.
The stock of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA ) earned "Overweight" rating by Atlantic Securities on Tuesday, August 22. According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $1.97/share and a low EPS of $1.36/share.
Indeed, the trade quadruples down on the Bulls' rebuild undertaken with last June's trade of Jimmy Butler to the Timberwolves. Tellingly, when asked about waiving players, Paxson said a week remains until the February 8 deadline.
Naryshkin was appointed head of the SVR by Russian President Vladimir Putin in September, 2016. He held consultations with his colleagues", Antonov said .
Fallen Kingdom' New Trailer Is Terrifying
Now, Isla Nublar sits abandoned while the surviving dinosaurs fend for themselves in the jungle. Bayona, while Jurassic Park director Steven Speilberg serves as an executive producer.
Beijing accuses USA of Cold War mindset on nuclear arms
China will resolutely stick to peaceful development and pursue a national defence policy that is defencive in nature, Ren said. A Defense Ministry statement said China's nuclear arsenal is the "minimum level" required for security.
Trump's Porn Star Stormy Daniels goes on Jimmy Kimmel after SOTU
When Kimmel asked Daniels if the story was accurate, the adult actress paused for a moment before saying, "Not as it is written". When Daniels joined Kimmel that night, the talk show host wasted no time pointing out a curious find regarding the statement.
Trump Asked Rod Rosenstein If He Was 'On My Team'
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein visited the White House in December seeking President Donald Trump's help. Schiff added that if that were to occur, he would "look at it as just as much of an obstruction of justice".
LOS ANGELES Students say school shooting was an accident
Benjamin Urbina, who was in the classroom at the time of the incident, told reporters the suspect thought the gun was a toy. A suspect, a 12-year-old girl, is in custody, according to Officer Drake Madison with the Los Angeles Police Department.
Microsoft to drop Windows 10 S as a stand-alone product
When it comes to SKUs offered to OEMs for installing Windows 10 , they have six different options for Commerical/EDU customers. Plus there is also the issue of familiarity, habit, and comfort that might see some users choose to skip the upgrade.
Did Punxsutawney Phil see his shadow on Groundhog Day?
It should be known that Phil's prediction of six more weeks of winter has happened 103 times in the tradition's 132-year history. But right now the computer models that are so successful in shorter ranges are out of their depths beyond about 10 days.
Pence Slams Manchin Over Votes on Tax Reform, Health Care
Manchin defended his voting record's pro-Trump tilt and accused the administration - not himself - of playing partisan politics. Flipping Manchin's seat would provide some breathing room in places like Arizona and Nevada, where GOP seats are vulnerable.
Slight chance of snow overnight
Any new snow would be under an inch, with a half inch falling Thursday and a half inch falling Friday , the weather service said. This means that temperatures will increase throughout the day on Sunday morning, bringing highs above freezing.