Donald Trump on Air Pollution

Quotes by Donald Trump on Air Pollution

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2013 - 2018
2019

Donald Trump on Air Pollution Then
Donald Trump on Air Pollution Now


#DonaldTrump 12/3/15: "I want really immaculate air." » #Trump 9/18/19: "The Trump Administration is revoking California’s Federal Waiver on ❲auto❳ emissions." Click To Tweet

Quotes by Donald Trump on Air Pollution

THEN

2013 - 2018

Donald Trump on Air Pollution Then
“We should be focused on magnificently clean and healthy air and not distracted by the expensive hoax that is global warming!”

“We should be focusing on beautiful, clean air & not on wasteful & very expensive GLOBAL WARMING bullshit! China & others are hurting our air”

“Give me clean, beautiful and healthy air – not the same old climate change (global warming) bullshit!.”

“I believe in clean air. Immaculate air. But I don’t believe in climate change.”
- Sept 24, 2015

Wall Street Journal, Sept. 24, 2015
Donald Trump: 'I Don’t Believe in Climate Change'

(retrieved 6/19/18)
“I want really immaculate air. I want clean, crystal water.”
- Dec 3, 2015

Factbase, Dec 3, 2015
Speech: Donald Trump in Washington, DC - December 3, 2015

(retrieved 9/18/19)
“You know my environmental standard is very simple and I’ve said it to everybody: I want clean air and I want clean water. That’s what I want. Clean air, clean water. Very, very simple.”
- May 27, 2016

Campaign rally, Fresno, CA

Huffington Post, May 28, 2016
Donald Trump: “There is No Drought” and Other California Water Inanities

(retrieved 9/12/19)
starts at 23:40

“I want clean air and I want clean water and if you look at what’s going on in China and all these other countries that talk but they laugh behind our back at what we are doing. We want clean air, we want clean water, I’ve got many environmental awards, believe me. I know what I’m talking about. But we’ve got to have crystal clear water and crystal clean air.
- July 26, 2016

Fox News (via Grist), July 27, 2016
Bill O’Reilly and Donald Trump chat about the end of the world

(retrieved 9/12/19)
“Remember this. I’m an environmentalist. I want crystal clean water. I want crystal clean air.”
- Sept 20, 2018
“I want absolutely crystal clear water and I want the cleanest air on the planet and our air now is cleaner than it’s ever been. Very important to me… I mean, you know, I am a person that believes very, very strongly in the environment. I am truly an environmentalist. I know some people might not think of me as that, but I’m an environmentalist. Everything I want and everything I have is clean. Clean is very important — water, air.”
- Oct 17, 2018

Associated Press, Oct 18, 2018
Read the transcript of AP’s interview with President Trump

(retrieved 10/21/18)


#DonaldTrump 9/20/18: "I want crystal clean air." » #Trump 9/18/19: "The Trump Administration is revoking California’s Federal Waiver on ❲auto❳ emissions." Click To Tweet

NOW

2019

Donald Trump on Air Pollution Now
“The Trump Administration is revoking California’s Federal Waiver on [auto] emissions in order to produce far less expensive cars for the consumer, while at the same time making the cars substantially SAFER.”

“Gasoline Prices in the State of California are MUCH HIGHER than anywhere else in the Nation ($2.50 vs. $4.50). I guess those very expensive and unsafe cars that they are mandating just aren’t doing the trick! Don’t worry California, relief is on the way. The State doesn’t get it!”