Paris Climate Pull-out and U.S. Senators

As soon as POTUS removed the US from the Paris Climate Agreement, the anti-Republicans posted a list of Republican Senators who sent POTUS a letter encouraging him to pull out of the Agreement. Most also happened to have received significant campaign contributions from Big Petro. All together, the 22 Republican signatories received $10,694,284 in donations. Here’s the list.

Name Oil & Gas Coal Total
James Inhofe, Oklahoma $465,950 $63,600 $529,550
John Barrasso, Wyoming $458,466 $127,356 $585,822
Mitch McConnell, Kentucky $1,180,384 $361,700 $1,542,084
John Cornyn, Texas $1,101,456 $33,050 $1,134,506
Roy Blunt, Missouri $353,864 $96,000 $449,864
Roger Wicker, Mississippi $198,816 $25,376 $224,192
Michael Enzi, Wyoming $211,083 $63,300 $274,383
Mike Crapo, Idaho $110,250 $26,756 $137,006
Jim Risch, Idaho $123,850 $25,680 $149,530
Thad Cochran, Mississippi $276,905 $15,000 $291,905
Mike Rounds, South Dakota $201,900 none $201,900
Rand Paul, Kentucky $170,215 $82,571 $252,786
John Boozman, Arkansas $147,930 $2,000 $149,930
Richard Shelby, Alabama $60,150 $2,500 $62,650
Luther Strange, Alabama NA NA NA
Orrin Hatch, Utah $446,250 $25,000 $471,250
Mike Lee, Utah $231,520 $21,895 $253,415
Ted Cruz, Texas $2,465,910 $103,900 $2,569,810
David Perdue, Georgia $184,250 $0 $184,250
Thom Tillis, North Carolina $263,400 $0 $263,400
Tim Scott, South Carolina $490,076 $58,200 $548,276
Pat Roberts, Kansas $388,950 $28,825 $417,775

Note that Luther Strange (Alabama) is an appointee and will be running in a special election in 2017.