CNN's Avlon Touts Harvard Scientists' Claim That Trump's Environmental Policies Could Lead to '80,000 Unnecessary Deaths Every Decade'

September 14, 2018 | 2:56 PM EDT

During Thursday's edition of CNN's New Day, John Avlon hosted a "reality check" focusing on the relationship between President Trump's policies related to environmental regulation and climate change and their potential impacts in the wake of Hurricane Florence. He went on to slam the Trump administration for rolling back regulations of methane in addition to its decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, dismantling the Clean Power Plan, and expanding