Representatives of 195 countries reached a landmark climate accord on Saturday that would, for the first time, commit nearly every country to lowering planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions to help stave off the most drastic effects of climate change.
Delegates who have been negotiating intensely in this Paris suburb for two weeks gathered for the final plenary session where, suddenly, Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius of France asked for opposition to the deal and, hearing none, gaveled the session closed.
http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/13/world ... paris.html
This is one of the most important agreements deciding the fate of the planet...and the GOP is still in denial. At least the Chinese have their head on straight, they know climate change is happening, they're just trying to avoid getting stuck with the biggest part of the bill.