Jerry Brown Plays President; Signs Climate Deal with China


By: - Climate DepotJune 9, 2017 10:37 AM

The Associated Press reports, however, that the agreement does not bind either China or California to specific greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets. Brown met for 45 minutes with Chinese President Xi Jinping. The AP reports that “Trump’s announcement last week that he wants to pull out of the Paris accord did not come up, according to the governor.” Brown’s China visit was not the first time that he has attempted to lead on the world stage.

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