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The Leadership Agenda[Included in plan:] Addressing the threat to humankind calls on the United States to lead the rest of the world towards a carbon-free future. Alongside our forthcoming comprehensive plan to address the climate crisis, my administration will lead a global effort to limit emissions, adapt to a changing planet, and reduce our global reliance on …
Steyer in Iowa.@TomSteyer speaks at a “meet and greet” in Council Bluffs on the morning the Senate impeachment trial of President Trump began. The billionaire spent a lot of money on his Need to Impeach PAC which ran ads in Iowa. He says climate change is his top priority. #iacaucus
When I am in the White House, we will immediately launch the decade of the Green New Deal, a 10-year, nationwide mobilization to solve our climate crisis centered around justice and equity. The science is clear. We must act immediately on the climate crisis. #ScienceNotSilence https://t.co/y27S1J3nW8
Cambio Climático Y Justicia AmbientalEl cambio climático es la amenaza existencial de nuestro tiempo, pero también nos presenta una oportunidad para reconstruir nuestra infraestructura y reconstruir la clase media mientras reactivamos nuestra economía para que funcione con energía 100% limpia. Los latinos, particularmente los latinos que hablan español, están muy enterados y conscientes de la amenaza que representa el …
Let’s say a lawmaker wants to hold a hearing on climate change. All the Kochs & other billionaires have to do is rattle the coins in their pockets & threaten to fund the primary opponent in that lawmaker’s next election. Just like that, the climate hearing is dropped.
To a question on environmental justice, @amyklobuchar says: “The frontline communities that get hurt the most are communities of color. … We have to have a president that makes the case for everyone.” Also says she wants to implement a carbon tax on polluters.
First question VICE News asks @BernieSanders: “What will you do to specifically protect the people of Puerto Rico from the climate crisis?” Bernie: “I will work with San Juan Mayor @CarmenYulinCruz… We should pool our resources and fight our common enemy: climate change”
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An attendee asks @PeteButtigieg why he accepts money from members of the fossil fuel industry, adding that younger voters are not convinced by his plan. Buttigieg reminds the crowd he signed a pledge to not accept fossil fuel money, stressing he wants a carbon tax. #IACaucus
If you want to represent the Democratic Party, you need to take climate change seriously. For months, I’ve been calling on Democratic candidates to stop using private planes. Fellow Democrats – it is time to start treating climate change like the crisis it is. https://t.co/4Chm81hvS0