The Guy Trump Picked To Run NASA Pals Around With Hate Groups
The guy Trump picked to run NASA pals around with hate groups
Jim Bridenstine’s Senate confirmation hearing to run NASA revealed a lot about him: He doesn’t believe in LGBTQ rights and hangs out with known anti-Muslim personalities.
President Donald Trump tapped the Republican Congressman from Oklahoma back in September to lead the agency, which not only oversees space expeditions but also leads research about Earth’s climate. During Wednesday’s hearing, Bridenstine solidified his status as a climate skeptic and glossed over his connections to hate groups.
During a back-and-forth with Hawaii Democrat Sen. Brian Schatz, Bridenstine admitted that humans “extremely likely” cause climate change. But when Schatz followed …