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Newport Beach should join other cities in standing up to Trump on climate change

Newport Beach should join other cities in standing up to Trump on climate change

Though President Trump has withdrawn the U.S. from the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement, this is no time for the 70% of Americans who believe climate change is happening, according to the Yale Climate Change program, to recoil in defeat.

Rather, we should feel empowered that a 2016 post-election poll of registered voters found that majorities of Democrats (86%), independents (61%) and Republicans (51%) alike wanted the United States to participate in the accord,

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