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'I stand with Greta': Mnuchin's wife posts - then deletes - support for climate activist

21 days ago   |   By Politico

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin's wife on Saturday appeared to publicly break with her husband over support for Greta Thunberg's climate change activism.
“I stand with Greta on this issue. (I don't have a degree in economics either),” actress Louise Linton wrote in a now-deleted Instagram post after Mnuchin chided the 17-year-old's call for governments to end their support of fossil fuels at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, saying she should attend college and study economics.
“Is she the chief economist? Who is she, I'm confused,” Mnuchin was quoted as saying during a news...
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Louise Linton sides with Greta Thunberg in ‘shut up and study Econ' climate spat with hubby Steve Mnuchin

Louise Linton sides with Greta Thunberg in ‘shut up and study Econ' climate spat with hubby Steve Mnuchin

21 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

Even Steve Mnuchin's wife thinks he should pick on someone his own age. The Treasury Secretary's actress wife said Saturday she's siding with Greta Thunberg after her husband said the teen activist should get a degree in economics before speaking out on climate change. “I stand with Greta on this...
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Louise Linton briefly posted and deleted a message of support for Greta Thunberg, whom her husband Steve Mnuchin dissed at Davos

Louise Linton briefly posted and deleted a message of support for Greta Thunberg, whom her husband Steve Mnuchin dissed at Davos

21 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Louise Linton, a Scottish-born actress and wife to US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, briefly posted then deleted a message of support for Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg on her Instagram page.
At the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Mnuchin dismissed Thunberg, who was named Time's 2019 person of the year, as not knowledgeable enough to weigh in on climate issues.
"Is she the chief economist or who is she? I'm confused," Mnuchin said of Thunberg. "After she goes and studies economics in college, she can come back and explain that to us."
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