Republican lawmakers are mostly supportive of President Trump’s decision not to withdraw the United States from the landmark global climate accord. However, a glance at the Philadelphia suburbs where Hillary Clinton won the Democratic presidential election shows that GOP lawmakers are not in agreement with President Trump on climate.
Ryan Costello (R-26), Pat Meehan (D-22) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-84) are all members the Climate Solutions Caucus. This group aims to build bipartisan support for climate legislation. The caucus was led by Ted Deutch (D-22) and Carlos Curbelo, a Florida congressman. Twenty-one of its members signed a letter asking President Trump to stick with the Paris Agreement.