Tuesday, 24 January 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG

WE NEED YOUR HELP TO PROTECT UNCORRUPTED, INDEPENDENT NEWS


With Trump in the White House, the perspectives offered by independent journalism are more critical than ever.

You can help Truthout survive the coming challenges to a free press.

Make a tax-deductible donation right now!

Click here
to donate.

Jason Plautz

Jason Plautz

Jason Plautz is the Washington D.C. Correspondent for InsideClimate News. He previously covered transportation for Energy and Environment Publishing, writing for Greenwire, E&E Daily and E&E News PM.

He has also written for National Journal, Mental_floss, TheAtlantic.com and Pacific Standard. He has a degree in journalism and political science from Northwestern University, where he also helped found the online magazine North By Northwestern.

Other articles by this author

GET DAILY TRUTHOUT UPDATES
Optional Member Code

FOLLOW togtorsstottofb


Jason Plautz

Jason Plautz

Jason Plautz is the Washington D.C. Correspondent for InsideClimate News. He previously covered transportation for Energy and Environment Publishing, writing for Greenwire, E&E Daily and E&E News PM.

He has also written for National Journal, Mental_floss, TheAtlantic.com and Pacific Standard. He has a degree in journalism and political science from Northwestern University, where he also helped found the online magazine North By Northwestern.