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Obama’s Violating the Constitution by Not Submitting Climate Treaty to Senate

The Daily Signal Today at United Nations Headquarters in New York City, Secretary of State John Kerry and representatives of over 130 nations will sign the Framework Convention on Climate Change agreement that was negotiated in Paris last December. According to President Obama, this “historic agreement” will “hold every country accountable” if they fail to […]

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Reprieve! Binding Paris treaty now voluntary mush

But Obama still wants to send US energy use and living standards backward CFACT.org Paris climate talks this week descended into madcap all-night negotiations, as delegates desperately tried to salvage some kind of agreement beyond empty promises to do something sometime about what President Obama insists is the gravest threat to our planet, national security […]

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Why Bother? John Kerry Admits American CO2 Cuts Would Be Pointless

by Steve Milloy It’s 40 seconds that should turn the global warming world upside down. Secretary of State John Kerry made an astounding confession today at the COP-21 climate conference in Paris: Emissions cuts by the U.S. and other industrialized nations will make no difference to global climate, he said. Here are Kerry’s exact words: […]

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UN Releases Slimmed Down Draft Outcome at COP 21

CFACT (France, Le Bourget) French Foreign Minister and COP 21 President Laurent Fabius, a Socialist, released this afternoon a substantially slimmed down draft of the final outcome of the UN international climate summit. You can read it at CFACT.org. He stated that he is “confident” the UN will achieve a final deal this week. It […]

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New Report: The Truth About China

Global Warming Policy Foundation China will talk a good game at the UN Climate Conference in Paris but won’t make any binding commitments, concludes The Truth About China, an important new report published today by the Global Warming Policy Foundation. “China’s Communist Party has as its highest priority its own self-preservation, and that self-preservation depends overwhelmingly […]

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China Burns Much More Coal Than Thought, Complicates COP21

New York Times BEIJING — China, the world’s leading emitter of greenhouse gases from coal, has been burning up to 17 percent more coal a year than the government previously disclosed, according to newly released data. The finding could complicate the already difficult efforts to limit global warming. Even for a country of China’s size, […]

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World’s bishops appeal to COP 21 delegates for ‘just and legally binding’ climate deal

National Catholic Reporter. The world’s bishops have a clear message for world leaders set, in barely a month, to enter the latest and perhaps most significant round of international climate negotiations: Get the deal done in Paris. In Rome on Monday, the heads of six continental bishops’ conferences, along with leaders of national conferences in […]

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