On June 8th, Rep. Scott Peters (D, CA-52), Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R, FL-26), and six other members introduced H.R. 2858, the bipartisan SUPER Act, which seeks to reduce short-lived climate pollutants like black carbon, methane, and hydro-fluorocarbons (HFCs).
President Trump announced his decision to withdraw the United Stated from the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s Paris Agreement. FCNL strongly denounces this decision, and urges the President to reconsider.
The President’s proposed cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA) and other agencies would deeply hurt U.S. development of renewable
energy, the ability to enforce US clean air and clean water laws, and
efforts to address climate change.