New bill introduced that would stop a president from using nuclear bombs on a hurricane

In August 2019, President Donald Trump asked senior Homeland Security and national security officials to look into using nuclear bombs to “stop hurricanes from hitting the US,” Axios reported. After the Axios report, Trump denied ever making those claims. Now, a congresswoman has introduced a bill that would prohibit the president from using nukes on hurricanes. Rep. Sylvia Garcia said that was in direct response to Trump’s statements.  Hurricane experts have said that detonating nuclear bombs in a hurricane would do very little to disrupt it.  Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

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