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Hillary Clinton will head to Copenhagen

By Steven Mufson

Just in case there weren't enough policy star power in Copenhagen, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton plans to attend the climate conference, according to sources with non-governmental organizations at the conference.

Clinton plans to travel on Wednesday and take part in negotiations on Thursday, a day before President Obama is due to arrive. She has booked a full day of meetings on Thursday and will join Obama once he arrives.

Why the Secretary of State? The top U.S. negotiator at the conference, Todd Stern, hangs his hat at the State Department. And the U.S. position on climate change has been a central issue in relations with other nations, especially in Europe, which has been pressing for an accord.

"This indicates the seriousness with which the United States is treating this conference and the lengths to which they're willing to go to reach an agreement by the end of this week," said Josh Dorner, a spokesman for the Sierra Club, who is at the conference.


Steven Mufson

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USA citizen tortured in Denmark and handicap for life, by the Danish police. Hillary Clinton knew it since June 12, 2009. If Hilary Clinton come to Denmark and silence, she is accomplish of conspiracy and discrimination. USA State Department hidden my case and still not protesting as well Vienna Convention on Consular Relations of 1963 Article 36 a,b,c state. My name Mario Herrera USA citizen from Hialeah, Florida living with my family in Denmark.

Posted by: elmayo | December 16, 2009 9:50 AM
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To put it simply: The party's over, and so is Global Warming. My guess is, those in Copenhagen will make a vote, similar in nature to what was done with Pluto. And as a result, Global Warming simply disappears.

Posted by: jralger | December 16, 2009 6:05 AM
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Well folks, at least after all these years we now know just what that "something" rotten in Denmark is.

Like the man told us: "It all depends on what the meaning of "is" is." Yes indeedy.

Posted by: AmericanInterestsFirstandLast | December 15, 2009 11:16 PM
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I wonder if Bill is going with her. Doesn't Copenhagen have the best redlight district in the world?

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Posted by: huangzhixian170 | December 15, 2009 10:33 PM
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With the thousands of government officials having a lovely holiday break in Copenhagen, I believe zero will be achieved,however they will come back slapping themselves on the back as having done a great job, (what else, they have to appear to have come to some agreement, other than admiring the city highlights)
Without China,India and Brazil it's a waste of time.Think very clearly on weather you wish to be a part of this government beaurocracy situated somewhere, maybe in Europe, that will dictate to you and TAX you even more and perhaps overide your own national boundaries for their own end.It's like the establishment of another United Nations and we all know who pays the most for running that organisation, an organisation which is devided on countries political lines.

Posted by: judyterry | December 15, 2009 9:41 PM
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Can't understand why she would go there unless they needed some help valet parking all those carbon creating limousines.

Posted by: cschotta1 | December 15, 2009 8:55 PM
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What a circus !!!!!!!!!. I am getting, at least, a laught for all the tax money being spent on this act. God save, these guys will not.

Posted by: gbapu | December 15, 2009 8:45 PM
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Posted by: jjcrocket2 | December 15, 2009 7:48 PM
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Well, with Clinton, Odumbo and Gore, it certainly will be fitting to say that the " Three Stooges" are invading Denmark.

What a trio of leftist sleazes.

Wonder who Odumbo will insult, or what stupid statement Clinton will make?

No wondering about Gore. The turd head will be telling whoppers as usual.

Posted by: LarryG62 | December 15, 2009 5:55 PM
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I just read online that Al Gore has
admitted today that the data he cited
for his assertion that "Polar Ice Caps
are Melting" is BOGUS. That's right,
Al Gore just admitted his stats are
bogus. I wonder if he's gonna admit
that he didn't invent the internet.
You know something is rotten in Denmark
and Norway: When Jassir Arafat gets a
Nobel Peace Prize ( He personally ordered
the mass murders of thousands of Israeli
civilians; including women and children )
and Al Gore gets one, too. He was a known
liar when he got that Nobel and they gave
it to him anyway. And now he's falsifying
Global Warming Data right along with those
creeps in The Climate Gate Scandal. And
our Leaders march merrily right along to
sign away our Sovereignty and Liberty even
in the midst of this humungous Scandal, as
if it doen't exist. Unbelievable. And I'm
a Liberty Democrat. Just not a Lemming!

Posted by: iamredwolf | December 15, 2009 5:23 PM
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