Jack Fitzpatrick

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Trump Sends Political Message With Paris Decision

President Donald Trump said Thursday he will pull the United States out of the Paris climate agreement, calling it “a reassertion of America’s sovereignty” and fulfilling a campaign promise despite some objections from within his administration.

Paris Supporters Raise Alarm Ahead of Trump’s Decision

President Donald Trump will make a decision on whether to keep the U.S. in the Paris climate agreement sometime “over the next few days,” he tweeted Wednesday morning, spurring pre-emptive pushback from business and local and international leaders who fear the U.S. will drop out of the deal.

Trump’s Budget Gets GOP Pushback From Great Lakes, Coal Country

The Trump administration’s budget proposal followed through on campaign promises to cut spending at the Environmental Protection Agency and to shift away from climate change programs, but still drew criticism Tuesday from Republicans whose constituents could be affected by the proposed cuts.