Trump, the thrice-married former casino owner who also appeared in Playboy, surprisingly received overwhelming support from the Religious Right. Evangelical Christians seem to permeate the Republican Party.
On Twitter, conservative blogger Erick Erickson said Jesus wouldn’t want him to save the planet.
I worship Jesus, not Mother Earth. He calls us all to be good stewards of the planet, but doesn't mean I have to care about global warming.
— Erick Erickson (@EWErickson) May 31, 2017
In addition, Rep. Tim Walberg told a constituent that God could solve climate change.
“I believe there’s climate change,” said Walberg. “I believe there’s been climate change since the beginning of time. I believe there are cycles. Do I think man has some impact? Yeah, of course. Can man change the entire universe? No.”