Trump moves to roll back Obama-era climate policies


Al Jazeera English

Published on Mar 28, 2017

Trump moves to roll back Obama-era climate policies

US President Donald Trump has taken a major step towards reversing previous efforts to tackle global warming.

He signed an executive order on Tuesday, which the White House says will create thousands of energy jobs.

Outraged environmental groups say they will fight the changes in court.

Al Jazeera’s Allen Schauffler reports from Washington, DC.

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