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Obama's New Climate Change Plan in Two Charts

The president sends the UN a list of things he wants—and Republicans don't
A conveyor system that transports coal in Darrow, Louisiana.

A conveyor system that transports coal in Darrow, Louisiana.

Photographer: Derick E. Hingle/Bloomberg

The White House just pitched to the United Nations a detailed statement of its goals for cutting climate pollution and how it expects to meet them. 

Here’s what you need to know.