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France scoffs at United States, modifies White House climate video

Even supporters of Trump's action expressed mixed views on this question , with 48 percent saying Trump's action will boost US leadership, while 48 percent think it will make no difference or will harm the nation's standing. Haley told CNN that Trump will always have America's best interests at heart, including what he does in regard to protecting the environment. Bloomberg also plans to work with cities, states and businesses to set a collective emissions-cutting goal to submit to the ...


Donald Trump's DOJ Lawyers Argue Emoluments Lawsuit is Unconstitutional

Donald Trump's DOJ Lawyers Argue Emoluments Lawsuit is Unconstitutional

The Trump administration has fired back at an ethics group that sued the president over his business interests. "Plaintiffs read these Emolument Clauses expansively to cover any benefit derived from any business dealings with a foreign, federal, or state instrumentality by an entity in which the President has a financial interest", the Justice Department said in a memorandum.


Handel, Ossoff dance around Trump in Georgia House race debate

Handel, Ossoff dance around Trump in Georgia House race debate

Ossoff had challenged Handel to six debates, and Handel presented four dates, including the CNN debate. Ossoff has raised money alongside Pelosi. He pivoted to other issues such as investing in the tech sector and elevating American leadership on issues such as climate change.


Senate Republicans headed for vote on health care reform

Senate Republicans headed for vote on health care reform

Senators said a PowerPoint presentation at Tuesday's Senate GOP lunch meeting left some key decisions unresolved. The small print taketh away. "I think all those of us who've made it very clear we're not going to be voting for the budget are not invited", said Rep.


Hawaii enacts law committing to goals of Paris climate accord

Hawaii enacts law committing to goals of Paris climate accord

Keyserling signed a letter committing to the Paris climate agreement , which was signed by world leaders in 2015 and set goals for reducing emissions and slowing the planet's rising temperature. They are now in the process of creating their first Climate Action Plan to develop strategies reach their emission goals. As outlined in its climate change strategy, Bournemouth has a target to reduce Carbon dioxide emissions by 30 per cent by 2020, helping the United Kingdom hit its target of ...



If there are any Trump-Comey tapes, Congress wants them

President Donald Trump on Friday accused James Comey of lying to Congress. Trump says he is "100 percent" willing to give his version of events under oath regarding the dismissal of FBI Director James Comey . But Comey also claims to have contemporaneous notes documenting the conversation, which he has provided to special counsel Robert Mueller - notes that shift the balance in Comey's favour.