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Pope Francis BURNS Donald Trump, Hands Him Climate Change Treatise During Visit

Pope Francis on Wednesday gave President Trump a copy of his 2015 encyclical letter on the environment and climate change. Trump responded to the gifts by saying: “Well, I’ll be reading them,” according to pool reports. The Trump administration has been pushing to roll back Obama-era regulations on the environment. At the beginning of the meeting, the president said it was a “great honor” to be meeting with the pope.

Trump gave the pope a boxed set of five first-edition books by late U.S. civil rights leader Martin Luther King.

As Trump and the pope said goodbye at the door of the study, Trump told him: “Thank you, thank you. I won’t forget what you said.

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