Climate scientist files complaint on Trump administration
July 21, 2017
FALMOUTH, Maine (AP) — A government scientist originally from Falmouth, Maine, says he was mistreated by officials in the administration of President Donald Trump for speaking about climate change.
Joel Clement until recently was director of the Department of the Interior's Office of Policy Analysis, where he examined the effect of climate change on native Alaskan communities. The Portland Press Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2uPGu0U ) Clement was reassigned to a position where he collected royalties from oil and gas companies.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke ordered the shakeup which reassi...