Donald Trump just announced that the United States is withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement — ceding America’s climate leadership to our competitors.
But America’s leadership comes from its people — and Trump can’t stop us when we stand together.
By pulling out of the Paris Agreement, Donald Trump has betrayed the moral, political, and economic leadership position America has achieved over centuries at the cost of American lives. Yet the voice of the people remains the most powerful force in the land, and we will be heard.
AB 378 will make polluters pay to clean up their pollution and reinvest that money in energy efficiency, public transit, and clean energy. With a president determined to hinder renewable energy and let corporate polluters off the hook, it’s up to our state and local officials to take the lead.