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November 07, 2020

Climate promises will crash into regulatory bureaucracy

Featuring Robert O. Work


Journalists Bryan Bender, Anthony Adragna

Before he became president-elect, Joe Biden said a top priority for his administration would be to reengage in efforts at home and abroad to address climate change, including rejoining the Paris climate accord, which President Donald Trump disavowed.

Biden pledged to sign executive orders “with unprecedented reach that go well beyond the Obama-Biden administration platform and put us on the right track” on Day One of his presidency. In addition to rejoining the Paris agreement, he could rescind executive orders speeding fossil fuel project infrastructure.

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  • Robert O. Work

    Senior Counselor for Defense and Distinguished Senior Fellow for Defense and National Security

    Secretary Robert O. Work is the Distinguished Senior Fellow for Defense and National Security at the Center for a New American Security and the owner of TeamWork, LLC, which s...