Below is a roundup of some of the most recent stories about the effect of President Trump’s proposed budget on energy and environmental agencies. I’ll do additional roundup posts as more information becomes available.
- Trump plans a 69 percent budget cut, large staff reductions at clean energy office (WaPO)
- Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands (WaPO)
- Trump’s budget proposal ‘savages’ climate research, scientists say (USA Today)
- White House budget aims to ‘slow’ gains in weather prediction, shocking forecasters (WaPo)