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U.S. Proposes Removing Climate Language from the Trans-Pacific Partnership

By Meredith Wilensky, CCCCL Associate Director & Fellow The United States is currently negotiating the terms of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a free trade and investment agreement, with 11 other Pacific Rim countries. From the outset of TPP negotiations, the Obama Administration has...

New York State Attorney General Subpoenas Exxon Mobil

On November 4, the New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman subpoenaed Exxon Mobil for extensive records, as part of an investigation to determine whether the company lied to the public or investors about the risks of climate change. According to the New York Times , “people with knowledge...