On February 22nd, Trump nominated Kelly Knight Craft, a million-dollar donor and wife of billionaire coal executive Joe Craft, to be the next U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations. Mitch Jones, Climate and Energy Director at Food & Water Watch, talks about why a climate-denier is the wrong person when the world faces a crisis.
“Not as bad as Trump’s plan”. A low bar, but that’s being said about a bill just passed from committee in the House of Representatives. Food & Water Watch’s Mitch Jones talks with Jan Miyasaki about how the bill would increases support for fossil fuel and nuclear power research, while decreasing support for renewable energy.