“N’uh-uh,” the Russian Usurper didn’t say.
The Russian Usurper’s project of completely undoing President Obama’s legacy continues apace.
Why this matters: Pulling out of Paris is the biggest thing Trump could do to unravel Obama’s climate legacy. It sends a combative signal to the rest of the world that America doesn’t prioritize climate change and threatens to unravel the ambition of the entire deal.
The other outliers: The only other two countries that aren’t supporting the deal are Nicaragua and Syria.
How it happened: A letter from 22 Republican Senators (including Mitch McConnell) that called for a clean exit had reinforced Trump’s instincts to withdraw, and the president had been telling confidants over the past week that he was going to pull out.
On the bright side, Mar-Logo-a-Go-Go will be underwater before this fool dies, so there’s that.