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Will Donald Trump or Joe Biden be better for the environment? Show more Show less
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With climate change posing an existential threat to the world, the 2020 United States Presidential candidates are in a unique position to make or break the future of this planet with their climate policy. Each candidate takes a starkly different stance on the environment and its intersection with the economy, trade, and scientific fact.

Donald Trump will be better for the environment Show more Show less

President Donald J. Trump has a strong environmental record and is pursuing effective policies to advance environmental protection while promoting economic growth.
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Trump will clean up hazardous sites

Trump has a record of protecting hazardous waste sites.
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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is working harder than ever to clean up our Nation’s contaminated lands and hazardous sites. In FY 2018, EPA completed cleanup work on all or part of 22 Superfund sites from the National Priorities List, the largest number in any one year since 2005.[1]

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  1. https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefings-statements/president-donald-j-trump-promoting-clean-healthy-environment-americans/

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