At summit, hope that Trump may reconsider his opposition to Paris climate accord - Chicago Tribune

A European official said Saturday that the Trump administration has softened its opposition to the landmark Paris climate accord and may not completely withdraw after all.

If true, this would mark another reversal of one of President Trump’s key campaign promises, one of the most controversial.

"There has been no change in the United States' position on the Paris agreement," said Lindsay Walters, a presidential spokeswoman. "As the president has made abundantly clear, the United States is withdrawing unless we can reenter on terms that are more favorable to our country."

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