Donald Trump's war on windmills

Long before becoming President, Donald Trump has had a public hatred of windmills. Chris Cillizza takes us through Trump’s feud with an inanimate object. SOURCES AND FURTHER READING: Fears over Trump's golfing plans http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/north_east/5008624.stm. Wind farms will kill tourism, says Donald Trump https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/wind-farms-will-kill-tourism-says-donald-trump-7678266.html. Threats to Birds: Migratory Bird Mortality - Questions and Answers https://www.fws.gov/birds/bird-enthusiasts/threats-to-birds.php. Donald Trump’s might and money are no match for the will of the Scottish people https://qz.com/575291/donald-trumps-might-and-money-are-no-match-for-the-will-of-the-scottish-people/. The story of Donald Trump’s feud with his one true nemesis: Windmills https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/the-story-of-donald-trumps-feud-with-his-one-true-nemesis-windmills/2019/08/15/f637980a-be9e-11e9-b873-63ace636af08_story.html. Scottish government wins Donald Trump wind power legal costs https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-47400641. Trump's war on windmills now includes wild cancer claim https://www.cnn.com/2019/04/03/politics/trumps-war-on-windmills-now-includes-wild-cancer-claim/index.html. Trump claims to know 'a lot about wind' in bizarre anti-renewable energy rant during rally speech https://www.indy100.com/article/trump-wind-speech-grand-rapids-rally-renewable-energy-8845966. Trump was supposed to give a speech on energy. He went way off script. https://www.politico.com/story/2019/08/13/donald-trump-energy-speech-pittsburgh-1461337. About me: I was named "best dressed" in 7th grade. That, along with being CNN's editor at large and author of the daily "Point" newsletter are my proudest achievements. Look for me here every Tuesday and Thursday to find out what’s really going down in politics. CREDITS Writer: Chris Cillizza The Point team: Leigh Munsil and Lauren Dezenski Editor: Steven Sevilla Producer: Arielle Sacks Follow Chris on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cillizzac/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/cillizzacnn Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chris.cillizza/ Subscribe to The Point newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/cnn/dvgb325pfm #Cillizza #Trump #CNN #News

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