"'Since the two countries established diplomatic ties, China-U.S. relations have weathered various tests and always moved forward, bringing huge benefits to both peoples,' Xi said. 'Bilateral relations also contributed a lot to peace, stability and prosperity of the Asia-Pacific region and the world.' Bilateral, in this case, with a non-national government."
James West at The New Republic calls Gov. Jerry Brown America's "New Climate Commander-in-Chief."