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Conn. warns of dire climate change consequences

Connecticut environmental officials are warning of dire consequences from climate change that will affect agriculture, dams and levees, waterfront habitats and public health. Full story

NASA Video: Watch US Heat Up by 2100

The United States will be a much hotter place at the end of the 21st century, according to a new climate change visualization released by NASA this week. Full story

Campaign people to address climate change in SC

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - The climate change bus has reached Charleston. Full story

Report: Climate change causing energy disruptions

Climate change and extreme weather already are causing disruptions in the U.S. energy supply that are likely to worsen as more intense storms, higher temperatures and more frequent droughts occur, the government says in a new report. Full story

Climate Change: How Has the Market Responded?

The market is already reacting to climate change, while governments work slowly toward international agreements. Full story

Obama climate change plan is ‘advocacy for fracked gas,’ says ‘Gasland’ director

Part of the president’s plan involves moving away from coal and investing in natural gas, which he described as cleaner and safer, but an "MHP" panel questioned how that's possible if "fracking" is a part of that plan. Full story

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  Why it always comes down to jobs versus saving the Earth

The MHP panel discusses the jobs versus environmentally smart decisions battle that always seems to crop up around environmental decisions, like the Keystone XL Pipeline.

  Why House GOP can't stop Obama's climate plans

Politico Playbook: On Tuesday, President Obama delivered a landmark speech on climate change at Georgetown University, and Politico's Jim VandeHei discusses the contents of the speech and why the House GOP are largely powerless to stop the president's plans.

  Obama outlines what can be done on climate change without Congress

The president gave a very clear speech on Tuesday on the scale of dangers posed by climate change. He laid out a case of what can be done without congressional approval. Chris Hayes is joined by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-Rhode Island. 

  Obama unveils sweeping climate change plan

NBC News’ Domenico Montanaro joins NewsNation with an analysis of the president’sspeech on climate change.

  Obama to lay out plans to tackle climate change

The Daily Rundown’s Chuck Todd previews the president’s scheduled speech at Georgetown University, in which he will attempt to restart the conversation on climate change.

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