In Secret Speech, Obama Says Questioning Climate Science Is Bad For Democracy

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Former U.S. president Barack Obama speaks at a conference during his first visit to France since he left the White House, Paris, France December 2, 2017. The session, organized by an association called "Les Napoleons" is hosted by Orange CEO Stephane Richard. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

‘I can’t have that same debate’

Jim Inhofe Just Dropped A Truth Bomb On Dems Hoping For A Gas Tax Increase

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) (2nd L) joins Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (R) and other Republican leaders to address federal highway funding legislation, during a news conference following the weekly Republican caucus policy luncheon at the U.S. Capitol Hill in Washington July 21, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘He didn’t say it in those words’

'They Don't Like You': Democrats Didn't Hold Back In Their Attacks On Scott Pruitt

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks during an interview with Reuters journalists in Washington, U.S., January 9, 2018. (Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque)

‘I want some real answers’

REMOVE AND REPLACE: Republicans Are Back To Rooting For Regime Change

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) takes his seat before hearing testimony to the Senate Select Intelligence Committee on the nomination of former U.S. Senator Dan Coats (R-IN) to be Director of National Intelligence in Washington, U.S., February 28, 2017. REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan/File Photo

McCain says he doesn’t need congressional approval

This Bill Would Block EPA From Using 'Secret Science' To Write Regulations

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas), chairman of the House Science Committee. Credit: NASA/Aubrey Gemignani

No more ‘secret science’ from EPA

Senators Urge Army To Authorize Use Of Polymer Magazines For Rifles

National Security | Russ Read
A U.S. Marine with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit's maritime raid force fires an M4 carbine at a range in Jordan June 9, 2013, during Eager Lion 2013. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Christopher Q. Stone/Released)

The Marines have already OK’d them

John Kerry Says DiCaprio's New Global Warming Flick Will Turn GOP Into Believers

Energy | Chris White
REUTERS/James Akena

‘It should be required for every single one of them’

Leo DiCaprio's Using His Global Warming Film To Go After Republicans

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Leonardo Dicaprio speaks at the 8th Annual Clinton Global Citizen Awards at Sheraton Times Square on September 21, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
'I'm scared for world order'

How Both Parties Learned To Stop Worrying And Love Nuclear Power

Energy | Andrew Follett
Atom molecule in female hand (Shutterstock/ Sergey Nivens)

‘It is fantastic to see the bipartisan support we’ve gotten’

Inhofe Calls Out Hillary's VP Pick In Scathing Report On EPA Land Grabs

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Democratic vice presidential nominee Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) speaks at Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center in Columbus, Ohio, U.S., July 31, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein - RTSKH92

‘Simply regulate under another name.’

Obama's Got Big Plans After Leaving Office, And They Include Global Warming Activism

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Barack Obama makes a toast in honor of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in the East Room of the White House (Getty Images)

‘I’ll get more of a hearing’

Inhofe To Obama: Your Climate Agenda Will Fail

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senator James Inhofe.(Reuters / Gary Cameron)

‘This Paris Agreement will fail’

Inhofe Takes On Obama's Latest Global Warming Order: 'No Authority'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senator James Inhofe.(Reuters / Gary Cameron)

‘CEQ staff have no authority to take any official action’

Jim Inhofe Endorsed Rubio Once, Won't Say If He'd Do It Against A President Trump

Elections | Katie Frates

‘He’s young, he’s brilliant, he’s right on all the issues, and he’s just a charming person’

EPA Won't Give Up Docs On Science Advisers Who Got Millions From Taxpayers

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy (Credit: Albert H. Teich /

‘It’s a remarkable denial’

Hungary's Ratification Of UN Climate Deal Undermines Obama -- Again

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers the keynote speech at the Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies' (APAICS) 22nd annual awards dinner at the Washington Hilton hotel in Washington

Donald Trump said he would ‘renegotiate’ the UN deal

Lawsuit: EPA's 'Independent' Science Advisers Got $190 Million In Agency Grants

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy (Credit: Albert H. Teich /

‘Makes a mockery of the notion of independent scientific review’

VW Emissions Scandal Used To Push Obama's Electric Vehicle Agenda

Energy | Chris White
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015: Logo bedraggled a Volkswagen Tiguan TD (villorejo /

‘It just shows that everybody wanted to take advantage of Volkswagen’s situation, including government regulators’

Nuclear Agency Has Less Work Than Ever, Still Fights Budget Cuts

Energy | Andrew Follett
A windmill is seen near the Doel's nuclear plant in northern Belgium August 20, 2014. Two Belgian nuclear reactors owned by GDF-Suez unit Electrabel may remain offline until spring and may need to be halted permanently. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

“If I was working there [at the NRC], I’d probably quit because nothing is being done.”

Inhofe: VW Should Pay For Scandal By Producing Natural Gas-Powered Vehicles

Energy | Chris White

‘Instead of picking a specific technology winner (EV), EPA would gain more value from including natural gas vehicles … in the agreement’