Campaign 2016 | No consensus--no surprise--among presidential hopefuls about future weather patterns
by J.C. Derrick
Posted 12/15/15, 12:53 pm
WASHINGTON—Almost 200 nations signed a landmark climate deal on Saturday, marking a new era of potential global cooperation to limit greenhouse gas emissions beyond 2020.
Although the pact drew criticism from multiple sides, President Barack Obama—who has frequently used cataclysmic language to warn of impending climate disaster—joined world leaders in hailing the pact as a major accomplishment.