- Sep 20, 2018
That's what the bully pulpit is for - and has been used successfully in the past. Strangely, if Trump had made this a priority, he might have had huge support on the left and right both. But, of course, that would save the planet and we can't have that when there are babies to cage.To be fair, there is no path to meaningful, significant climate change action in a democratically governed country. We can nibble at the edges, or not nibble at the edges, but no president has sufficient authority to mount a drastic emergency response that would have an immediate impact.