Fact-check: Are there as many hurricanes today compared to 100 years ago?

Fact-check: Are there as many hurricanes today compared to 100 years ago?

Mike Pence: “With regard to hurricanes, the National Oceanic (and Atmospheric) Administration tells us that actually, as difficult as they are, there are no more hurricanes today than there were 100 years ago.”PolitiFact’s ruling: Half TrueHere’s why: As Hurricane Delta headed for the Gulf Coast, Vice President Mike Pence downplayed a connection between climate change and natural disasters striking the […]
Source: Statesman