• It's Official: Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke Is An Ostrich About Wildfires

    1 month ago - By The Huffington Post

    Two days after railing against the “uninformed” left, the Interior secretary claimed California's catastrophic blazes have “nothing to do with climate change.”
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  • Secretary Zinke Says Climate Change Is Not Responsible for California Wildfires, Blames Environmentalists

    Secretary Zinke Says Climate Change Is Not Responsible for California Wildfires, Blames Environmentalists

    1 month ago - By Time

    Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke on Sunday said that “extreme” environmental groups are contributing to the rise of wildfires in the West.
    During a visit to parts of California that have been devastated by wildfires, he blamed environmentalist and their attempts to lessen logging in forests for the deadly blazes. He also said that climate change had nothing to do with the increasing frequency and intensity of the fires.
    “America is better than letting these radical groups control the dialogue about climate change,” Zinke said in an interview with local TV news station KCRA. “Extreme...
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