President Obama outlines new climate change plan

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Obama says he is convinced that no challenge poses a greater threat to "our future and future generations" than a changing climate.

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama says his new power plant regulations are “the single most important step” America has ever taken in the fight against climate change.

The president’s plan requires states to cut carbon dioxide emissions by 32 percent by 2030.

Obama says he is convinced that no challenge poses a greater threat to “our future and future generations” than a changing climate. He says the U.S. can’t risk being too late in stopping the effects of climate change.

Opponents plan to sue to stop the rule.

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4 comments

  • smitty

    What climate change? In the 70’s they said we were heading into an ice age, In the 90’s they called it global warming, now they call it climate change. It is just a hoax to collect extra taxes and fees. the climate changed even before man.

  • Al

    I agree. So you, and your so-called failure of an administration, shut up and keep all your hot air to yourselves! And for those of you in TVLand, Global Warming is nothing more than another Ponzi scheme, just like NOBama care. The only “care” with these two, is lining their pockets!