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Andrew Yang's Climate Plan

Democratic Presidential candidate Andrew Yang is calling for a universal basic income, which he calls a Freedom Dividend. He wants the federal government to send a thousand dollars each month to every US citizen over the age of 18. The 44-year old entrepreneur sat down with Host Bobby Bascomb to discuss how the plan relates … Continue reading ""

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Highlights from CNN's Climate Town Hall

For the first time in history, 10 leading Democratic presidential candidates gathered in prime time to answer in-depth questions about how they would combat the climate crisis and mitigate climate impacts. Here are some highlights from each of the candidates.


FEMA should be separated from the Department of Homeland Security and bolstered to combat the worst effects of climate change. It should not be sharing money with Immigration and Customs Enforcement.


I would love a climate change debate. We need to move America and the world forward as quickly as possible.  @sunrisemvmt @SierraClub @OurRevolution @MarchForScience @greenpeaceusa @algore @theyoungturks


Announcing First Wave of Presidential Candidates to Participate in Climate Forum 2020

Georgetown’s Institute of Politics and Public Service at the McCourt School of Public Policy (GU Politics), MSNBC, Our Daily Planet, and New York Magazine are pleased to announce that several 2020 Presidential candidates from both sides of the aisle have confirmed their participation in the “Climate Forum 2020”, a two-day forum featuring 2020 Presidential candidates … Continue reading ""

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