31 Dec '15, 2pm

House passes Customs Bill: climate change deniers embarrass U.S. delegation in Paris: WASHINGTON, D.C – As wor..

The Republican leaders of the U.S. Congress, with the help of President Obama, are expediting passage of a Customs Bill that explicitly excludes consideration of climate change when the United States negotiates international trade agreements. Contrary to his stated goals for the Paris climate agreement, President Obama’s push for trade deals like the Trans Pacific Partnership would encourage more fossil fuel extraction. President Obama must stop allowing trade to trump effective action on climate change. He should reverse course and veto the climate-denying Customs Bill when it comes to his desk.

Full article: http://www.foe.org/news/archives/2015-12-house-passes-cus...

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