Donald Trump wants America out of the International Climate Change accord….
Almost the whole world is in it….
We have Democratic House Speaker in Madrid to let the world know just because Donald Trump has turned his back of a healthier world?
The rest of the United States does not feel that way…
The Speaker of the House IS representing a different policy view that her President …..
Trump won’t be President forever….
President Trump isn’t going to Spain this week for a major international climate change conference. That isn’t a surprise, given everything he’s said and done when it comes to global warming.
Here’s something slightly more unexpected: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), in the midst of a rapidly moving impeachment inquiry into the president, is planning to attend.
Coming off the long Thanksgiving holiday, Pelosi is leading a delegation of 14 other congressional Democrats to Madrid for the 2019 United Nations Climate Change Conference — more commonly known as COP25. The event begins Monday.
The trans-Atlantic trip is the latest sign that Democrats are preparing for the day Trump is no longer president — when the United States may once again starting pushing other nations to cut their climate-warming emissions.
The trip also exemplifies what Pelosi has referred to as her party’s ability to “walk and chew gum at the same time” — that is, simultaneously weigh impeaching the president while also dealing with other pressing national priorities, such as climate change.
“The U.S. is still committed to climate action, notwithstanding Trump,” Rep. Kathy Castor (D-Fla.), a member of the delegation who chairs the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, told Power Up’s Jacqueline Alemany. Some Republicans were invited to join the delegation, Castor said, but they all declined….
image….The Epoch Times