Trump, prioritizing economy over climate, cites disputed premises.

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Here’s How Shareholders Are Pressuring Oil Companies to Act on Climate Change

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Read time: 4 minsThis factsheet is part of DeSmog's Agribusiness Database project. For more information, read our full investigation on the pesticide industry's approach to climate action.Tags: Agribusiness Database

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