Yesterday, Donald Trump gave a speech on energy policy at the Williston Basin Petroleum Conference, a fossil fuels industry meeting held in Bismarck, North Dakota. The following is a transcript of that speech, annotated in red with some facts that don’t match the claims made
Republicans in the U.S. Senate didn’t want the truth to come out. Not one single senate Republican voted in favor of the Whitehouse amendment. They killed the legislation, voting to maintain the coverup of payoffs to politicians from dirty fossil fuel corporations.
If only it were legal for the coal industry to fill the air and water with filth, Congressman David McKinley suggests, then the problem of heroin and opioid drug addiction in West Virginia would just go away.