Trump Daily Update, December 8 2016

Daily Trump Era Update, December 8 2016, focusing on Scott Pruitt

Trump Daily Update, 12/8/2016:

  • A month after the election, Hillary Clinton’s popular vote lead continues to grow, increasing by nearly 4,000 votes overnight to reach a margin of 2,676,179 votes on Thursday morning. (Source: Cook Political Report)
  • President-Elect Donald Trump has gone 0 days without a Twitter rant and 134 days without a news conference. (Sources: Twitter | Washington Post)
  • Donald Trump has picked Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency.  Pruitt is a global warming denier who passed off oil and gas industry lobbyists’ letters as his own after receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars in campaign contributions. (Source: Irregular News)
  • Despite Pruitt’s protests to the contrary, Arctic Sea Ice has hit record lows for 53 days straight, and global temperatures have surpassed the long-term average for 388 consecutive months. (Sources: NASA | NSIDC)

Daily Trump Era Update, December 8 2016, focusing on Scott Pruitt