Biden calls for ‘decade of action’ on climate, apologizes for Trump exit from Paris Accord

U.S. president commits to ‘marathon’ effort toward reaching net-zero U.S. carbon emissions by 2050

By: - November 1, 2021 2:21 pm
President Biden at COP26 summitt

U.S. President Joe Biden arrives for the COP26 U.N. Climate Summit on Nov. 1, 2021, in Glasgow, United Kingdom. 2021 marks the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference. The conference will run from Oct. 31 for two weeks, finishing Nov. 12. The conference was supposed to take place in 2020 but was delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo by Adrian Dennis – Pool/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter in the States Newsroom Washington bureau. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues as well as climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.