The president of China is sometimes more reasonable than most congressional Republicans
President Obama met with Chinese President Xi Jinping in California this past weekend (above), and the two leaders reached an agreement on hydrofluorocarbon emissions, which contribute to global warming.
HERE‘s Steve Benen’s take on the matter:
While most conservatives have come to believe that the entirety of climate science is a communist plot intended to destroy capitalism, a smaller contingent of conservatives are prepared to accept the scientific reality — but their acceptance comes with a catch. They invariably argue, “Even if the climate crisis is real, a meaningful remedy would require action from the U.S. and China, ...