Pritzker makes Illinois pitch at world climate conference | Govt-and-politics


SPRINGFIELD – As global leaders met in Glasgow, Scotland, over the past two weeks to discuss the effects of and potential policy solutions to climate change, Gov. J.B. Pritzker made the case in a pair of speaking events that Illinois is doing its part to counteract troubling climate trends.

It was the governor’s first international trip, which took him first to London to talk with business leaders, then to Glasgow to attend the annual United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP26.

On Monday, Pritzker joined Hawaii Gov. David Ige, Oregon Gov. Kate Brown and Washington Gov….

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