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Obama v. Supreme Court

February 11, 2016
Josh Gerstein | POLITICO
The court's stay of a climate-change rule leaves the president's environmental legacy in limbo until after he leaves office.
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Republican Presidential Field Tilts Rightward on Climate Change

January 16, 2016
Amy Harder, Beth Reinhard | The Wall Street Journal
Marco Rubio faces attacks over past support for cap-and-trade, and several rivals have moved to the right on climate change
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Biggest Surprises of 2015 & Star Wars Storm Troopers Invade the White House

December 18, 2015
Donald Trump, energy accomplishments and a functioning government. Plus, Star Wars mania.
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A Climate Deal, 6 Fateful Years in the Making

December 14, 2015
Coral Davenport | The New York Times
It took almost two weeks for negotiators from 195 countries to finally pass the landmark climate accord this weekend after several espresso-fueled all-nighters and long, passionate debates over the meaning of a single word, such as “shall.”
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Nations on the Brink of a Landmark Climate Accord in Paris

December 12, 2015
Coral Davenport | The New York Times
Representatives of 195 countries were on the brink of reaching a landmark climate accord that would, for the first time, commit nearly every country to lowering planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions to help stave off the most drastic effects of climate change.
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Making terrorism link, Obama says climate instability can lead to ‘dangerous’ ideology

December 5, 2015
Juliet Eilperin | The Washington Post
Dismissing criticism from Republicans such as Donald Trump, President Obama said in an interview that future instability stemming from climate change can lead to "dangerous" ideologies.
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World leaders depart Paris, leaving negotiators to hash out climate accord

December 2, 2015
At the Paris climate conference -- where one sticking point is finding money to help poor countries adapt -- President Obama met with leaders of Pacific island nations whose very existence is threatened by rising sea levels. French President Francois Hollande meanwhile talked with African leaders about the climate threats they face. Gwen Ifill reports.
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Wall Street Reaction to Jobs Report, UN Climate Talks and Ballot Initiatives Across the Country

November 6, 2015
Wall Street prepares for possible rate hikes, Obama's COP21 conference in December, Bernie Sanders draws distinctions with Hillary Clinton, and liberals suffer losses on ballot initiatives like marijuana legalization and anti-discrimination
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