June 9, 2017
U.S. States, Cities Commit to Paris Climate Accord After Trump Pullout
Regulatory Complexity to Increase as Climate Action Moves to State Level in Absence of Federal Leadership
A coalition of 13 states joined by more than 200 mayors have expressed their commitment to uphold the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement after President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the accord. Climate efforts continues to shift to regional and state levels as demonstrated by the quick response from states and cities nationwide.