Environment

Cancel Payments to U.N. Climate Change Programs

"I will begin taking the following seven actions to protect American workers:
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SEVENTH, cancel billions in payments to U.N. climate change programs and use the money to fix America’s water and environmental infrastructure."

- "Donald Trump's Contract With The American Voter," October 2016

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Eliminate the Waters of The U.S. Rule

"Eliminate our most intrusive regulations, like the Waters of The U.S. Rule."

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Lift Restrictions on Production of Fossil Fuels

"I will begin taking the following seven actions to protect American workers:
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FIFTH, I will lift the restrictions on the production of $50 trillion dollars’ worth of job-producing American energy reserves, including shale, oil, natural gas and clean coal."

- "Donald Trump's Contract With The American Voter," October 2016

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Protect the Florida Everglades

"I told the pilot: ‘You sure that we’re okay? Those are big.’ Came in from Palm Beach to here. And I’m saying: ‘Let's get over those . . . because that’s a rough-looking sight down there... You don't want to be down there. Right? I’ve heard for a long time: Go around the Everglades. It will take you longer but — not good. But we’re going to protect them."
- Donald Trump speech in Naples, FL, October 2016

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Resume the Keystone Pipeline Project

"I will begin taking the following seven actions to protect American workers:
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SIXTH, lift the Obama-Clinton roadblocks and allow vital energy infrastructure projects, like the Keystone Pipeline, to move forward;"

- "Donald Trump's Contract With The American Voter," October 2016

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Scrap the Clean Power Plan

"We will also scrap the EPA’s so-called Clean Power Plan which the government estimates will cost $7.2 billion a year."

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Withdraw from the Paris Climate Change Agreement

@realDonaldTrump tweet, November 2012:

@realDonaldTrump tweet, January 2014:

Trump commenting on Hillary Clinton's climate change action plan: "You can't do what you're looking to do with $20 trillion in debt."

 

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