Scott Pruitt calls for an ‘exit’ to the Paris accord, sharpening the Trump administration’s climate rift

President Trump’s top environment official called for an “exit” from the historic Paris agreement Thursday, the first time such a high-ranking administration official has so explicitly disavowed the agreement endorsed by nearly 200 countries to fight climate change.

Publisher: Washington Post | Author: Chris Mooney and Brady Dennis

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environment protection, global warming, governance, trump agenda, and trump cabinet
DATE PUBLISHED
2017-04-15 (Modified: 2017-04-15)

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