Trump touts administration's environmental record

Jul 09, 2019, 08.45 AM(IST)
U.S. President Donald Trump praised his administration's record on the environment on Monday as he spoke to a room full of supporters and Cabinet secretaries. Trump said America was a leader in providing clean drinking water, had slashed air pollution and was cutting carbon emissions, all while bolstering industry and reducing regulation. He defended his controversial 2017 decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Accord.