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Diverse voices speak out against delay of methane pollution rule

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By Lexi Lehman

July 11, 2017

On Monday, more than 150 speakers testified before the Environmental Protection Agency at a public hearing concerning the proposed two-year delay of implementing the methane pollution rule.

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Tagged with: fracking, epa, methane

Trump makes historic mistake withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement

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By Lexi Lehman

June 7, 2017

On Thursday, President Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement, significantly weakening American leadership in the global effort to fight climate change. After ignoring advice from his peers, scientists, business leaders, activsts and citizens, President Trump said he based he planned to negotiate for a 'better' deal. However this is not possible.

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Tagged with: climate change, trump

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