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Castro in CaliforniaIn closing, Castro cautioned the audience about what he believed to be the greatest challenge of our time: climate change. “The US is the nation best equipped to lead this effort,” Castro said. He expressed support the Green New Deal and the Paris Climate Accords. Despite his emphasis on the high stakes of climate change, …
During the power blackouts in California, low-income families watched as the food in their fridges spoiled. This holiday season, many are still recovering. When I say vulnerable communities will be the hardest hit by climate change, this is what I mean. https://t.co/HMUjrsP6vk
Our movement has been fighting to ban fracking for years. Thanks to the environmental justice organizers who fought tirelessly to end our dependence on fossil fuels, California is one step closer to ending dangerous fracking practices. https://t.co/Te04QoNzD2
This is a major victory for grassroots communities who have been living with the burden of having oil drilling in their backyards for too long. We need to take on Big Oil and corporate polluters nationwide and enact a Green New Deal.https://t.co/zxYfj5H1y6
Kamala Harris: As climate crisis makes fires worse, here are some solutionsThis isn’t normal. We’ve always had wildfires, but not like this. Hurricane-force winds, simultaneous blazes raging with no end in sight, mass blackouts to prevent the next catastrophe. With every passing wildfire season, the threat gets more intense and the strain on families and communities intensifies.
Klobuchar in CaliforniaSenator Amy Klobuchar brought her message of pragmatic progressivism to the Bay Area for a Thursday evening rally in San Carlos. Klobuchar is riding a new wave of momentum with strong fundraising and improved polling following the October Democratic debate.
Thinking of our friends in California from south to north & the first responders bravely putting themselves in the fires’ way. Right now it is about saving lives & homes, but then we take the fight to the crisis of our time: climate change. We can’t wait. https://t.co/MCBmOSyrVN
My thoughts continue to be with all those in the paths of these life-threatening wildfires—from Easy to Getty to Kincade. Thank you to the firefighters and public servants working to keep California safe. We must act now to prevent climate catastrophe. https://t.co/Phz1L2fmUn
I commend the brave firefighters working to save the library. This kind of threat will only become more common as our climate keeps changing. Let’s admit what our eyes can see: climate change is here. Let’s be bold in confronting it.
In 2016, the Reagan Library hosted a GOP primary debate—in which Republicans questioned if climate change even existed. Now, the library is threatened by wildfires more intense than ever before, due to climate change. https://t.co/9guO1gftuS