Here’s What President Obama Just Promised the World in the Fight Against Climate Change

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Can Republicans block it?

Should Your State Be Able to Ignore the Nation’s Most Important Pollution Law?

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Republicans think so.

Netanyahu and Obama Agree: Global Warming Is a Huge Threat

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“Climate change is no less menacing than the security threats that we face,” says the Israeli prime minister.

Obama Just Vetoed the GOP’s Keystone Bill

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“Without drama or fanfare or delay,” the White House said.

How Coal-Loving States Are Waging War on Obama’s New Climate Rules

Obama's climate plan calls for power plants in Virginia like this to be closed or renovated. Ed Lallo/ZUMA

ALEC is helping local lawmakers fight the Clean Power Plan.

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