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Obama Adviser Signals White House Giving Up On Climate Change Treaty

First Posted: 11/25/09 05:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 03:10 PM ET

Barack Obama

Mother Jones:

Is the Obama administration giving up on reaching a comprehensive international climate change agreement this year? A statement released on Friday by John Podesta, who headed Barack Obama's presidential transition, is a big hint that the White House is looking to dramatically downplay expectations.

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