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Former EPA Head Says China Wins Under Trump’s Executive Order On Climate

Gina McCarthy

The former administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under President Barack Obama was in Connecticut on Friday. Gina McCarthy spoke to students and climate activists at Wesleyan University and was critical of the policies of President Donald Trump.

McCarthy headed up Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection from 2004 to 2009.

As head of the U.S. EPA, she was an outspoken voice about the environmental and economic impacts of climate change.

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