Letter to the Editor
U.S. will benefit from rejoining Paris Agreement
February 3, 2021
Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas and a number of his GOP colleagues have criticized President Joe Biden for signing an executive order to have the United States rejoin the Paris climate agreement.
U.S. Rep. Bryan Steil, a Republican who represents Wisconsin’s 1st District, claims that the accord gives an unfair advantage to China. However, all national commitments in the Paris Agreement are voluntary, with individual nations determining the ambition and design of their own climate plans. It’s reve...