Trump Pulls U.S. Out of Paris Climate Agreement

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The United States will pull out of a landmark global coalition meant to curb climate change causing emissions, President Donald Trump announced Thursday in the White House Rose Garden.

“The United States will withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord,” Trump said to applause from the crowd.

He added that the U.S.will begin negotiations to reenter either the Paris Accord or a new treaty on terms that are better for American businesses and taxpayers.

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