Donald Trump Has Chosen Lobbyists To Run EPA, HHS, DOD, And Interior | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC - Rachel Maddow reports on the industry lobbyists running federal agencies in the Donald Trump administration and notes the irony of Trump boasting at a Florida rally of staring down lobbyists just hours after tapping former Raytheon lobbyist Mark Esper to run the Department of Defense (replacing former Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan).
These rich Republican tycoons don't see any negative externalities to society by thier efforts to give a few individuals an extra buck.
We know from rigorous scientific study ( a discipline the GOP has denied for decades, at this point) that the new levels of pollutants in the air WILL lead to an average of 1400 more American Citizen deaths per year (as per the NY Times). It could be more and it could be less in any individual year, but this is the human cost of a Republican administration.
Trump promises to defeat the lobbyists in his rhetoric while he does the opposite in reality i.e. he gives them absolute power.
Unacknowledged GOP Murder/Terrorism Issues (Trends);