1. Trump Blames California for Fires. He Should Check to See Whose Land They’re On.  POLITICO
  2. Another presidential assault on science as fires and pandemic rage  CNN
  3. California officials say climate change is to blame for the deadly wildfires burning in the state for nearly a month  CNN
  4. The Wildfires Show That Stopping Climate Change Is No Longer Enough  The New York Times
  5. Trump ignores climate change, even as California burns  Los Angeles Times
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Rush Limbaugh and Tucker Carlson dismiss scientists’ determination that climate change is a key culprit in West Coast wildfires.Rush Limbaugh and Tucker Carlson dismiss scientists’ determination that climate change is a key culprit in West Coast wildfires.

The Los Angeles Times made clear how climate change is fueling extreme heat and wildfires, while some news outlets failed to show the link. Fox News, meanwhile, is on another planet.The Los Angeles Times made clear how climate change is fueling extreme heat and wildfires, while some news outlets failed to show the link. Fox News, meanwhile, is on another planet.

Is the Media Ready for the Climate Apocalypse? | Vanity Fair

Trump said he doesn't think "science knows" what is happening to the climate.Trump said he doesn't think "science knows" what is happening to the climate.

Biden and Trump responses to wildfires highlight divide on climate change - CBS News

Trump’s myopic focus on forest management misses the big picture. Climate change is undeniably behind the worsening fires.Trump’s myopic focus on forest management misses the big picture. Climate change is undeniably behind the worsening fires.

Trump ignores climate change, even as California burns - Los Angeles Times

President Donald Trump stressed the need for forest management as a way to combat the wildfires raging in the U.S. West as he landed in California on Monday for a briefing on the crisis, saying climate change was a longer term issue.President Donald Trump stressed the need for forest management as a way to combat the wildfires raging in the U.S. West as he landed in California on Monday for a briefing on the crisis, saying climate change was a longer term issue.

Trump stresses forest management over climate change on wildfires | Reuters

President Donald Trump stressed the need for forest management as a way to combat the wildfires raging in the U.S. West as he landed in California on Monday for a briefing on the crisis, saying climate change was a longer term issue.President Donald Trump stressed the need for forest management as a way to combat the wildfires raging in the U.S. West as he landed in California on Monday for a briefing on the crisis, saying climate change was a longer term issue.

Trump stresses forest management over climate change on wildfires | Article [AMP] | Reuters

State officials blamed climate change, but President Trump, in Sacramento today for a briefing on California fires, blamed state leadersState officials blamed climate change, but President Trump, in Sacramento today for a briefing on California fires, blamed state leaders

Trump, Newsom clash over California wildfires, president blames state

Trump visited fire-ravaged West to once again deny established science.Trump visited fire-ravaged West to once again deny established science.

In smoky skies, clarity on climate crisis - StarTribune.com

Gov. Gavin Newsom says he wanats to "step up our game" on fighting climate change, but he must contend with a stark reality.Gov. Gavin Newsom says he wanats to "step up our game" on fighting climate change, but he must contend with a stark reality.

Newsom war on climate change vs. reality | CalMatters

Catastrophic weather events have occurred throughout history, but the intensity of current ones underscores the need for better leadership.Catastrophic weather events have occurred throughout history, but the intensity of current ones underscores the need for better leadership.

Editorial: Trump fiddles while a 'climate damn emergency' unleashes its fury | Editorial | stltoday.com

Wildfires rage in the West. Hurricanes batter the East. Droughts and floods wreak damage throughout the nation. Life has become increasingly untenable in the hardest-hit areas, but if the people there move, where will everyone go?Wildfires rage in the West. Hurricanes batter the East. Droughts and floods wreak damage throughout the nation. Life has become increasingly untenable in the hardest-hit areas, but if the people…

Climate Change Will Force a New American Migration — ProPublica

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Deadly West Coast wildfires are dividing President Donald Trump and the states' Democratic leaders over how to prevent blazes from becoming more frequent and destructive, but scientists and others on the front lines say it's not as simple as blaming either climate change or the way land is managed. The governors of California, Oregon and Washington have all said global warming is priming forests for wildfires as they become hotter and drier.SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Deadly West Coast wildfires are dividing President Donald Trump and the states' Democratic leaders over how to prevent blazes from becoming more frequent and destructive, but scientists and others on the front lines say it's not as simple as blaming either climate change or the way land is managed. The governors of California, Oregon and Washington have all said global warming is priming forests for wildfires as they become hotter and drier.

Preventing wildfires not as simple as climate change vs. forest work | KATU

Preventing wildfires not as simple as climate change vs. forest work

How Washington politics and blame-shifting let the forest-fire problem get out of control.

Trump Blames California for Fires. He Should Check to See Whose Land They’re On.

“They flew into blazing flames, raging wind — and it was raging — and blinding smoke to rescue families who were trapped by the massive Creek Fire,” President Donald Trump said during an awards ceremony Monday.“They flew into blazing flames, raging wind — and it was raging — and blinding smoke to rescue families who were trapped by the massive Creek Fire,” President Donald Trump said during an awards ceremony Monday.

Trump awards Distinguished Flying Cross to guardsmen who helped rescue hundreds from wildfires - News - Stripes

The claim that the fires are caused by climate change is grossly misleading. Translated into policy, it would steer the state to the worst way to help future Californians.The massive fires raging in California are being blamed squarely on climate change. Alongside ominous photographs of orange skies, the front page of the Sunday Los Angeles Times blared:

Sorry, solar panels won't stop California's fires

This was supposed to be the election year when climate change finally became a priority for American voters. And then the world, along with the 2020 election, was rocked by the COVID-19 pandemic. Dealing ...

As fires rage, climate change is back on the election agenda

Gov. Jay Inslee said Washington has now passed 2,000 COVID-19 deaths while historic wildfires have burned more than 620,000 acres across the state. Gov. Jay Inslee said Washington has now passed 2,000 COVID-19 deaths while historic wildfires have burned more than 620,000 acres across the state.

Inslee: Over 620K acres burned, 2000+ COVID deaths to date | KOIN.com

The dynamic between Gov. Gavin Newsom and President Donald Trump has turned out to be a surprise during Newsom’s short time as governor. Story from @CalMatters.

Trump and Newsom: Political Frenemies Make Nice Amid California’s Mounting Disasters | Lost Coast Outpost | Humboldt County News

One former Trump administration official told me the President made 'a very clear political statement… saying that if the people of California don't like me politically… do not provide money, don't provide disaster relief’One former Trump administration official told me the President made 'a very clear political statement… saying that if the people of California don't like me politically… do not provide money, don't provide disaster relief’

Trump Trump likes to ‘punish’ blue states, according to insiders. Even when they’re burning | The Independent

Right on the heels of the West Coast's most intense heat wave in modern history comes the most ferocious flare-up of catastrophic wildfires in recent memory. Meanwhile, just a few hundred miles east, a 60-degree temperature drop over just 18 hours in Wyoming and Colorado was accompanied by an extremely rare late-summer dumping of up to 2 feet of snow.

Wildfires and Weather Extremes Result of Climate Change - EcoWatch

US president Donald Trump has dismissed climate science, saying during a visit to fire-scorched California that "it'll start getting cooler, you just watch." Video: The White HouseUS president Donald Trump has dismissed climate science, saying during a visit to fire-scorched California that "it'll start getting cooler, you just watch." Video: The White House

Trump dismisses climate science, saying 'it will start getting cooler'

When told summers and winters are getting warmer, the US President replied with: "It'll start getting cooler, you just watch." When told summers and winters are getting warmer, the US President replied with: "It'll start getting cooler, you just watch."

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The alarming wildfires on the West Coast are again putting the spotlight on climate change. But it's not the only reason why we're seeing so much destruction and lives lost. The alarming wildfires on the West Coast are again putting the spotlight on climate change. But it's not the only reason why we're seeing so much destruction and lives lost.

West Coast Wildfires: There's Plenty Of Blame To Go Around : NPR

For the second straight day, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee had a direct message for President Donald Trump about the ongoing wildfires across the West Coast.For the second straight day, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee had a direct message for President Donald Trump about the ongoing wildfires across the West Coast.

Inlsee calls Trump’s criticism of western states ‘outrageous’ as wildfires continue to burn

Donald Trump sat down with officials in McClellan Park, California for a briefing on the wildfires that are devastating the state on Monday, and pushed back when Wade Crowfoot, secretary of California’s Natural Resources Agency, told him the science needed to be looked at. “We want to work with you to really recognize the changing […]

Trump Denies Climate Change in Sharp Exchange with California Official at Wildfire Briefing: 'I Don't Think Science Knows' — WATCH - Towleroad Gay News

Gov. Jay Inslee said Tuesday that this has been the worst fire season ever but the tipping point has come and Washington state can assist its neighbors to the south as they struggle to contain their wildfires. But the governor and a fire ecologist warned during a news conference that if something isn’t done about climate change, conditions will worsen for the U. S. Gov. Jay Inslee said Tuesday that this has been the worst fire season ever but the tipping point has come and Washington state can assist its neighbors to the south as they struggle to contain their wildfires. But the governor and a fire ecologist warned during a news conference that if something isn’t done about climate change, conditions will worsen for the U. S.

Gov. Inslee points to climate change as wildfires choke Washington state, West Coast | KOMO

Gov. Inslee points to climate change as wildfires choke Washington state, West Coast

The ceremony honored the actions of two crews from the 40th Combat Aviation Brigade.The ceremony honored the actions of two crews from the 40th Combat Aviation Brigade.

Trump Presents Distinguished Flying Cross to 7 Guardsmen for Wildfire Rescues | Military.com

We need practical solutions to natural disasters, not vast carbon bureaucracies and global treaties.

Climate alarmism won’t stop the wildfires - spiked

President Donald Trump rejected the role of climate change in the California wildfires during his visit to the western United States. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden called Trump a "climate arsonist."President Donald Trump rejected the role of climate change in the California wildfires during his visit to the western United States. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden called Trump a "climate arsonist."

Trump downplays climate concerns over deadly US wildfires | News | DW | 14.09.2020

On the campaign trail, President Trump made a pit stop in California for a briefing on the state's historic wildfire season.On the campaign trail, President Trump made a pit stop in California for a briefing on the state’s historic wildfire season.

President Trump makes stop in California for historic wildfire briefing | KRON4

On a visit to fire-ravaged California, President Donald Trump says it will "start getting cooler".On a visit to fire-ravaged California, President Donald Trump says it will "start getting cooler".

US West Coast fires: I don't think science knows about climate, says Trump - BBC News

Your daily 2020 roundup: Biden, Trump focus on wildfires; Biden struggles with Latino support in Florida; Pence carries law and order message. Get caught up here.Your daily 2020 roundup: Biden, Trump focus on wildfires; Biden struggles with Latino support in Florida; Pence carries law and order message. Get caught up here.

Biden calls Trump a 'climate arsonist' as candidates face off on wildfires, climate change | National News | tucson.com

President Donald Trump called for improved forest management amid wildfires burning through the western United States during a visit to California on Monday, while Gov. Gavin Newsom cited climate change as a main factor.President Donald Trump called for improved forest management amid wildfires burning through the western United States during a visit to California on Monday, while Gov. Gavin Newsom cited climate change as a main factor.

Trump calls for improved forest management during visit to California amid wildfires - UPI.com

President Donald Trump stopped in Sacramento, CA Monday to meet with Gov. Gavin Newsom and state officials to discuss the 2020 wildfires. Trump was inPresident Donald Trump stopped in Sacramento, CA Monday to meet with Gov. Gavin Newsom and state officials to discuss the 2020 wildfires. Trump was in

Scientific Evidence Reveals 'No Climate Effect' on California’s Wildfires - California Globe

President Donald Trump visited Sacramento County on Monday as the state continues to battle historic wildfires. President Donald Trump visited Sacramento County on Monday as the state continues to battle historic wildfires.

President Trump visits Sacramento amid historic wildfires

Trump is using the baseless complaint of forest management for political purposes, former officials allege.Trump is using the baseless complaint of forest management for political purposes, former officials allege.

Trump's Forest Management Talk Is a Ruse, Former White House Officials Say

Despite difficulty flying through smoke, the Guard 'flew back into the blazing fire to rescue more victims' multiple times.Despite difficulty flying through smoke, the Guard 'flew back into the blazing fire to rescue more victims' multiple times.

Trump Awards Guardsmen Who Rescued 200 Trapped By Wildfire

The air outside my window is yellow today. It was orange yesterday. The Air Quality Index is over 200. The Environmental Protection Agency defines this as a “health alert” in which “everyone may experience more serious health effects if they are exposed for 24 hours.” Unfortunately, the index has been over 200 for several days. | By Robert ReichThe president offers unambiguous proof that he couldn’t care less about the public good... The air outside my window is yellow today. It was orange yesterday. The Air Quality Index is over 200. The

As the West Goes Up in Flames, Trump Couldn’t Care Less | Common Dreams Views

While touring parts of California, Trump on Monday reiterated his scepticism of climate change, saying, “It’ll start getting cooler, you just watch.”While touring parts of California, Trump on Monday reiterated his scepticism of climate change, saying, “It’ll start getting cooler, you just watch.”

US wildfires bring climate crisis to election campaign - world news - Hindustan Times