Ivanka Trump suggested that her father's administration deserved credit for a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, and other social media users agreed she was right for all the wrong reasons.
Greenhouse gases tumbled 9.2 percent this year, its lowest level in at least three decades, due to the coronavirus pandemic that shut down the U.S. economy, according to a new BloombergNEF study.
The U.S. was inadvertently set back on track to meet its commitments under the Paris climate agreement the Obama administration joined but President Donald Trump left.
FACT: Greenhouse gases generated by the U.S. will slide 9.2% this year, tumbling to the lowest level in at least three decades. @EPA— Ivanka Trump (@Ivanka Trump)1606232445.0
Other Twitter users reminded the president's eldest daughter how tragically accurate she was.
@IvankaTrump @EPA You're so right, we often forget the silver lining to the inept bungling of the coronavirus respo… https://t.co/D7BfEqIKfk— Kevin M. Kruse (@Kevin M. Kruse)1606233189.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA Because people stayed home from the pandemic you psychopath!— Grudgie the Whale (@Grudgie the Whale)1606233361.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA Remember the coronavirus and lockdowns? Air travel stopped. Nobody commuting to work. THAT is w… https://t.co/KW40rd2ZY7— Space Pirate 🏴☠️ (@Space Pirate 🏴☠️)1606233135.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA ... because people are driving much less due to the uncontrolled pandemic.— Paul 👻 (@Paul 👻)1606232913.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA You are so bad at this.— Dan Sloan 🇺🇸🇨🇦🏳️🌈 (@Dan Sloan 🇺🇸🇨🇦🏳️🌈)1606233297.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA 1) The EPA hates your corrupt, pro-pollution father 2) He is literally suing California to force… https://t.co/NQhKMrSXYA— The Hoarse Whisperer (@The Hoarse Whisperer)1606234114.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA You do realize this isn't happening because your dad is working to control global warming. This h… https://t.co/ItE6FJo9u5— PearlyBidenisPOTUS (@PearlyBidenisPOTUS)1606233660.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA Almost like Jared's bungling of covid cratered the economy or something— Jeff Savage (@Jeff Savage)1606233824.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA FACT: Trump’s biggest legacy- Damage to the environment https://t.co/GQh0xSdc6q— We Fired the Liar (@We Fired the Liar)1606233278.0
@IvankaTrump @EPA https://t.co/yNVKF1fDyy— shauna (@shauna)1606233586.0