This New York Times editorial on the EPA’s endangerment finding for greenhouse gas emissions focuses on the rulilng’s domestic implications. The House has passed legislation regulating GHGs, but the Senate’s bill is stalled. The Times urges the Senate to act, and the House to improve their bill.
The Impact of the Paris Climate Change Agreement in the United States
The United States, under the Obama administration, joined the Paris Agreement in 2015 and committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 26-28% below 2005 levels by 2025. However, in June 2017, the Trump administration announced its intention to withdraw from the agreement (Shear). In April 2021, President Joe