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I hope you will find my website a helpful place to read key news about the issues I care about: protecting the environment, preserving an inclusive Republican Party, and promoting strong relationships with other nations. From this site you can read my opinion pieces from various publications throughout the world, and connect with the organizations with which I am involved. You can also get contact information for scheduling or media requests. I hope it will give you food for thought about what we as a nation need to be doing on these very important issues.

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Trump’s rhetoric has deemed extremist behavior acceptable

Blog Entry #8
By Christine Todd Whitman
August 17, 2017

You’ve got to be taught
To hate and fear,
You’ve got to be taught
From year to year,
It’s got to be drummed
In your dear little ear

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The bipartisan case for reauthorizing home visiting program

The Hill
By Christine Todd Whitman
August 7, 2017

Bipartisan success stories are hard to come by these days.

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Trump and Health Care

Blog Entry #7
By Christine Todd Whitman
July 10, 2017

Trump’s call to “let Obamacare fail” and the hint that he might help to make that happen is unconscionable. If the ACA is failing on its own, that is one thing, but to take an active hand in furthering that demise, while taking no leadership role in an alternative, is both mean spirited and immoral. Like it or not, millions get their coverage through ACA. The President of the United States cannot just walk away from them. He wanted this job, and now he must lead.

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Denying Our History

Blog Entry #6
By Christine Todd Whitman
July 10, 2017

In response to “KKK rally in Virginia leads to rival protests and clashes” on BBC News:

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Placation Will Cost Us the Planet

U.S. News
By Christine Todd Whitman
June 1, 2017

President Donald Trump’s decision on the Paris agreement risks the health of our citizens and planet.

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Ex-US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief pleads for Paris climate deal

Americas
By Michael Knigge
June 1, 2017

Former EPA head Christine Todd Whitman told DW what she would say to President Trump to convince him to keep the US in the Paris climate deal. The ex-New Jersey governor also weighed in on former FBI Director Comey.

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Trump Budget’s Cuts to Climate ‘Totally Inexplicable,’ Former Agency Heads Say

InsideClimate News
By Georgina Gustin
May 26, 2017

‘I think we’re going to see a huge backlash,’ said former Bush EPA chief Christine Todd Whitman.

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Trump Administration Says It Isn’t Anti-Science As It Seeks to Slash EPA Science Office

ProPublica
By Lisa Song
May 24, 2017

The Office of Research and Development has been at frontlines of virtually every environmental crisis. Trump wants to cut its funding in half.

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Where have all the centrists gone? A look at why American politics is so dysfunctional

SALON
By Matthew Rosza
May 7, 2017

American politics is seeing the death of centrism — and it may be having disastrous effects

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Gov. Whitman and Mayor Baraka: 3 ways to ensure clean drinking water remains a priority

New Jersey Opinion
By Christine Todd Whitman and Ras Baraka
May 1, 2017

As a former governor and administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and as a mayor of New Jersey’s largest city, respectively, we are worried about water. We know that prosperous, healthy communities depend on modern, reliable water systems.

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