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  •  It is sort of amusing. (3+ / 0-)
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    majcmb1, jfromga, Odysseus

    We still must work for cleaner alternative energy sources.

    I'm glad Barack Obama is our President.

    by TomP on Mon Nov 12, 2012 at 10:48:26 AM PST

    •  I Know But It's Just More Evidence That The Prez (3+ / 0-)
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      antooo, TomP, jfromga

      and his capable staff can walk and chew gum at the same time.

      Contrary to popular belief, the U.S. is making progress on climate change.

      We have cut our carbon emissions more than any other country in the world in recent years — 7.7 percent since 2006. U.S. emissions fell 1.9 percent last year and are projected to fall 1.9 percent again this year, which will put us back at 1996 levels. It will not be easy to achieve the reductions Obama promised in Copenhagen — 17 percent (from 2005 levels) by 2020 — but that goal no longer looks out of reach, even in the absence of comprehensive legislation.

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