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According to a fresh scoop from Axios, President Donald Trump is planning to pull out of the Paris climate agreement. “President Trump has privately told multiple people, including EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, that he plans to leave the Paris agreement on climate change, according to three sources with direct knowledge,” per Axios. Director of Strategic Communications Hope Hicks had said that Trump planned to make a decision on whether to pull out of the climate agreement this week. Axios previously reported on Sunday that Trump was mulling a withdrawal from the agreement, but was undecided. Pulling out of the 2015 Paris agreement would serve a serious knock to President Barack Obama’s climate legacy, as Axios notes. “It also sends a stark and combative signal to the rest of the world that working with other nations on climate change isn’t a priority to the Trump administration.” Continue reading "BREAKING: Trump Plans to Pull Out of Paris Climate Agreement"