What we learned about the Texas drought, with Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan, the House Budget Committee chairman, has been criticized for claiming that the drought in Texas is “the worst drought in 50 years.”But according to a report from the National Drought Mitigation Center (NDC), the state’s drought actually began more than a decade ago.Ryan’s statement has been challenged in the wake of a report […]

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What we learned about the Texas drought, with Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan, the House Budget Committee chairman, has been criticized for claiming that the drought in Texas is “the worst drought in 50 years.”But according to a report from the National Drought Mitigation Center (NDC), the state’s drought actually began more than a decade ago.Ryan’s statement has been challenged in the wake of a report […]

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What we learned about the Texas drought, with Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan, the House Budget Committee chairman, has been criticized for claiming that the drought in Texas is “the worst drought in 50 years.”But according to a report from the National Drought Mitigation Center (NDC), the state’s drought actually began more than a decade ago.Ryan’s statement has been challenged in the wake of a report […]

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