CNN: 74 Question Questionnaire Sent by Trump Team to Climate Scientists at DoE Was Not Authorized
COSTELLO: "Earlier this hour we told you about this questionnaire that -- that was sent to Department of Energy employees. It was a 74-question questionnaire and it was sent specifically to scientists studying climate change. Sources are now telling us from the Trump team that the questionnaire was not authorized or part of a standard protocol. We also understand the person who sent that questionnaire to the Department of Energy has been quote, 'counseled'."