Kamala Harris Wants to Prosecute Climate-Denying Oil Companies


California Senator and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Kamala Harris believes the next commander in chief should hold fossil fuel companies accountable for misleading the public about climate change—and she wants to use the full force of the federal government to do so. In an exclusive interview with Mother Jones last week in Dubuque, Iowa, she promised to mobilize the Department of Justice and the EPA to ensure “that we’re going to put pressure on the big companies to do what is required and what is responsible.”

Kamala Harris Says She’ll Prosecute Oil Companies and Utilities for Role in Climate Crisis