Ag group responds to Trump's decision on Paris climate change agreement

NFU says President’s decision rejects science and U.S. leadership in an effort that requires global attention.

President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the U.S. will withdraw from the historic Paris Agreement, an accord among 192 nations to combat the impacts of climate change.

Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue supported the President’s actions, noting in a statement, “President Trump promised that he would put America first, and he has rightly determined that the Paris accord was not in the best interests of the United States. In addition to costing our economy trillions

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