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Heed your predecessors advice, or fail.

When Barack Obama signed the Paris climate agreement on Earth Day in April 2016, he did so on behalf of his presidential administration, not the US as a nation. A binding agreement would have required approval of two-thirds of the Republican-led Senate. So Obama knew US participation in the accords would be guaranteed only for…

via Read Barack Obama’s statement on Trump’s exit from the Paris climate agreement — Quartz

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