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States’ Alliance To Follow Paris Accord Could Face Constitutional Obstacles, by Stephanie A. Maloney

by Guest Blogger — Saturday, June 10, 2017

The day after President Trump announced the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement, the governors of New York, California, and Washington voiced their dissent by forming the “United States Climate Alliance.” This coalition asks individual states to remain committed to the main tenets of the Paris accord, including reducing greenhouse gas emissions by […]