Fear of radiation, fear of proliferation however irrational.
Greed by those who want to hold onto their wealth from sales of fossil fuels.
Climate Change Skeptics
Lobbyists who are paid by the fossil fuel industries.
Who are the frightened?
Who are the greedy?
The election cycle is only four years. The president can lose his influence after only two years. All politicians need to win approval and it’s easier to give the public what they want than to become properly educated on the issues.