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Loose Change: Could Pompeo at State Department shift climate policy?

March 13, 2018
President Donald Trump has announced that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is out, and that he will replace him with CIA Director Mike Pompeo, a move that could usher in a rightward shift in the United States' approach to international climate policy. Trump's announcement on Twitter comes after months of uncertainty about Tillerson's position, including news reports late last year of a possible Tillerson-for-Pompeo swap. (Worth noting, a State Department spokesman said Tillerson did not speak with Trump before he...

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