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Social Media Reacts to Obama's Climate Speech

Sean Breslin
Published: June 25, 2013

President Barack Obama outlined plans for a tougher system of fighting climate change during a speech at Georgetown University on Tuesday afternoon. His words were met with raucous applause at times as he spoke before a large crowd, outdoors, on a hot day in Washington, D.C.

As soon as the speech began, social media began to buzz with immediate reactions to each word, serving as a barometer for the effectiveness of his plans. Below are some comments from those who followed along with the event.


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