Trump invokes ‘war on clean energy’ in leaked budget, Democrats say

Democrats are raising the specter of a war on clean energy over reports that the White House will ask Congress for a 72 percent slashing of the Energy Department’s fiscal 2019 spending on clean energy research.

The president will release his budget request this month with the cuts included, according to a draft budget document obtained by the Washington Post.

Last year’s budget request had similar proposed cuts, which Congress rejected

via Washington Examiner Trump invokes ‘war on clean energy’ in leaked budget, Democrats say

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