One thing is pretty clear, the kids are right. If we fail to address climate change today, we will force future generations to a life unimaginable. It's anybody's guess how these lawsuits will unfold, but it's clear these kids are on the right side of history.
In short, these cuts would make our government unable to adequately respond to environmental disasters, like chemical waste spillsand pipeline bursts, or lead contamination in drinking water. It would also steal away any opportunity for Americans to prepare for climate impacts by cutting research and removing preparedness programs.