29 Nov '16, 9am

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President-elect Donald Trump has repeatedly denied climate change. In 2012, he tweeted that the “concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive.” His pick to lead the transition of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Myron Ebell, is also a climate denier and was recently featured in a campaign labeling him a “climate criminal.” That is making some people concerned, including the mayors of 37 small and large American cities who wrote a letter to Trump on the topic. In the open letter published last week on Medium , they asked the man who will take office in January to partner with them “to clean our air, strengthen our economy, and ensure that our children inherit a nation healthier and better prepared for the future than it is today.” Representing nearly 31 million Americans “in both blue and red state...

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