Good question. Politics and science is a bad mix.
According to the EPA, US heatwaves are much less common and severe than they used to be.
According to NOAA, violent tornadoes have declined in the US
According to NCDC, droughts have become less frequent and less severe in the US.
According to Rutgers University, autumn and winter snow extent is increasing in the US
All of these things have happened as CO2 has increased.
What is it that Barack Obama is hoping to stop by making “electricity prices skyrocket?”