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Flynn agrees to provide some requested documents

Cohen & Associates PC. All of the subpoenas were signed by Rep. Devin Nunes , R-California the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. Mr Trump's personal attorney, Michael Cohen , has received and rejected a request for documents as part of Congress's ongoing investigation.


Emanuel Calls Reported US Withdrawal From Paris Accord 'Alarming'

Emanuel Calls Reported US Withdrawal From Paris Accord 'Alarming'

Hundreds of high-profile businesses have spoken out in favour of the deal, including Apple, Google and Walmart. "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days". Efforts by Attorneys General and concerned citizens across the country are already forcing the Trump administration to retreat from some of its unsafe anti-climate policies.


Trump asks Senate to allow legislation to be passed with simple majority

Trump asks Senate to allow legislation to be passed with simple majority

John Thune (S.D.), a member of leadership and the Finance Committee, have already suggested a filibuster-proof path for a tax overhaul. Tax reform also became delayed when the Affordable Care Act was not quickly repealed, and the tax bill must wait for the healthcare bill and budget.



Trump expected to leave climate deal _ but with 'caveats'

The European Union and China will throw their full weight behind the Paris climate accord at a summit on Friday, EU officials said, in a bid to fill the void if the USA quits the pact. Backers of the Paris standards for greenhouse-gas emissions believe that if Trump pulls his support for the promised reductions, it will unravel other countries' commitments to the groundbreaking pact.



Apple "begins production of its Siri speaker"

Bloomberg cites people familiar with the speaker who say that it will leverage advanced acoustics technology to produce louder and crisper sound compared to its rivals. For example, the Google Home and Amazon Echo don't support Apple Music , which may lead consumers to stream from Spotify, rather than sign up for Apple's platform.


As US weighs withdrawal, Canada still committed to Paris Accord, McKenna says

As US weighs withdrawal, Canada still committed to Paris Accord, McKenna says

Under the agreement signed into effect in 2016, the 195 participating nations agree to curb carbon emissions and commit resources toward combating global warming . He is set to meet Wednesday with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who supports remaining in the deal. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt said The Paris Agreement is bad for America because it's bad for jobs.