August 28, 2019/Press

Tillis Claims He “Suggested” More Resiliency to Combat Natural Disasters, Forgets He Signed Bill Barring NC from Considering Climate Science

SHOT:  Tillis: “I’ve suggested we as a region needs to put more effort on resiliency.” [Press Conference, August 28, 2019]

CHASER: While Thom Tillis was Speaker of the NC House: “In 2012, the state whose low-lying coast lies in the path of Hurricane Florence reacted to a prediction of catastrophically rising seas by banning policies based on such forecasts.” [The Guardian]