Gerald Butts and John Podesta discuss Canada-US climate cooperation
Former top Liberal strategist Gerald Butts joined Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign chair John Podesta to discuss the future of climate change cooperation between Canada and the US. Friday’s online event, “The Canada-U.S. Climate Opportunity,” was moderated by Huffington Post Canada journalist Althia Raj and hosted by Canada 2020, the Center for American Progress and Global Progress. “President Joe Biden and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have a rare and historic opportunity to make generational progress in the fight against climate change. But where they begin and how quickly they act will depend on the strength and resiliency of the Canada-U.S. relationship,” reads the event description.