Donald Trump’s dangerous, nonsensical energy plan  

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Donald Trump's energy "plan" seems to attracted pretty much universal condemnation.

The Washington Post dubbed it "dangerous and nonsensical", pointing out the bizarre contradictions embedded within it - "Mr. Trump’s headline policy is “complete American energy independence” by “lifting these draconian [regulations]” so that “we are no longer at the mercy of global markets.”"

Criticism elsewhere included Technology Review (Donald Trump’s “America-First Energy Plan” Shows He Knows Virtually Nothing About the Issue) and Think Progress ("Here’s What Actual Climate Scientists Think Of Trump’s New Energy Plan).

As well as promising a coal and oil based future, Trump has been claiming that California hasn't been having a drought. I guess if you make a living from lying then even the most basic facts can be shrugged off.

Slate dubbed his latest claims "Lies Trump Reality". At least it gave Bernie Sanders another reason to mock him.

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