It’s official…US President Donald Trump announced that they will be leaving the Paris Agreement.
Signed by almost 200 countries to help fight global warming by reducing carbon emissions.
Trump says that the agreement hurts the economy, stops job growth and has “constitutional” issues.
Former Pres. Barack Obama just released this statement
And here are some other tweets, including Elon Musk(Tesla)leaving his post over the news.
Am departing presidential councils. Climate change is real. Leaving Paris is not good for America or the world.— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 1, 2017
If I and my advisors had never learned what Science is or how & why it works, then I’d consider pulling out of the Paris Climate Accord too.— Neil deGrasse Tyson (@neiltyson) June 1, 2017
Canada has sent their response.