Obama - clueless on climate
US president-elect Barack Obama said delaying action on climate change was no longer an option, after a meeting Tuesday with former vice president and Democratic Party bigwig Al Gore.
Obama welcomed Gore for a private meeting in his hometown of Chicago, Obama's base of operations as he prepares to take office on January 20. His transition team rejected speculation that Gore could be offered a position in the new administration.
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"The time for delay is over. The time for denial is over," Obama said, flanked by Gore and vice-president elect Joe Biden after the meeting.
There's no hope.
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