"It's not a fair situation because they are paying virtually nothing and we are paying massive amounts of money", he said.
Pruitt was criticized for a March interview with CNBC during which he asserted that carbon dioxide is not the main cause of global warming, which he repeated on Friday using different wording. In a New York Times interview shortly after his election victory, he said he thinks there's "some connectivity" between human activity and climate change.
"I can't say. I haven't asked him". "I can get back to you". Probably - there's overwhelming evidence he's a brazen climate denier - but it'd be nice to get some clarification from the president or someone who can speak on his behalf. He knew Trump would hear what he had to say - even if it was unlikely to sway him. But the moment that two world leaders first appear together in front of cameras does have some meaning; the fact that Macron was clearly prepared for Trump's signature arm-tugs shows he studied up, and made a pre-emptive decision. "He still sees a path forward on that and we're also going to continue to work with our friends and allies on our priorities: national security and the economy". Trump now wants to reverse this under the garb of protecting American jobs.
Catherine McKenna was responding to news that the U.S.is pulling out of the landmark 190-country agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, although the president says the U.S.is willing to try to negotiate its re-entry, under better terms. They asked White House advisor Kellyanne Conway during a television appearance Friday morning. Trump said the US's obligations under the accord hurt American business, and that it is "very unfair at the highest level to the United States".
The reporter followed up: "So is that a yes?"
"I don't think it particularly weakens him", Neumann said. The statement said Trump thanked the four leaders for having "frank, substantive" discussions on the issue and reassured them that the us remains committed to robust efforts to protect the environment. In 2012, the Republicansaid he believes that climate data is part of an elaborate conspiracy cooked up by China to undermine the American economy.
UFC 212: Fight Card Preview And Predictions
Serving as co-main event for UFC 212 is the women's strawweight battle of Claudia Gadelha (#1) and Karolina Kowalkiewicz (#2). Aldo recorded an utterly uninspiring win over Edgar, and definitely didn't prove his loss to McGregor had been a fluke.
Penguins take game one
The defending Cup champions then didn't have a shot for exactly 37 minutes as the Predators roared back to tie the score at 3. The celebration was short-lived, as a coach's challenge revealed that Forsberg had been offside earlier on the play.