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Nov 17, 2014

White House offers climate change help to U.S. cities

WASHINGTON, Nov 17 (Reuters) – After announcing two major
global initiatives on climate change last week, the Obama
administration pivoted on Monday to American towns and cities to
help them adapt to the impacts of global warming.

The move came after a task force of U.S. governors, mayors
and tribal leaders sent Vice President Joe Biden and senior
White House officials recommendations on how they can help local
communities deal with extreme weather.

Nov 17, 2014
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Nov 17, 2014

Exclusive – White House turns climate change spotlight to U.S. cities, towns

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – After announcing a major deal with China to curb emissions and a $3 billion (1.92 billion pounds) pledge into a fund to help poor countries fight climate change last week, the Obama administration will turn its focus to American towns and cities to help them adapt to the impacts of global warming.

On Monday, a task force of eight governors, 16 mayors and two tribal leaders will meet with Vice President Joe Biden and senior White House officials to present recommendations on how they can help local communities deal with extreme weather.

Nov 17, 2014

White House turns climate change spotlight to U.S. cities, towns

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – After announcing a major deal with China to curb emissions and a $3 billion pledge into a fund to help poor countries fight climate change last week, the Obama administration will turn its focus to American towns and cities to help them adapt to the impacts of global warming.

On Monday, a task force of eight governors, 16 mayors and two tribal leaders will meet with Vice President Joe Biden and senior White House officials to present recommendations on how they can help local communities deal with extreme weather.