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At Fresno Rally, Bernie Sanders Calls Climate Change A Global Crisis, Touts Green New Deal

Targeting wealth inequality and the climate change crisis, Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders addressed a large crowd at Fresno City College Friday amid a sea of “Bernie” signs and episodic chants of his first name.

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Sanders on climate change

In an interview with The Bee, Sanders said the 20 million jobs the Green New Deal will create should be enough to get skeptics on board, even those in the Valley who still doubt climate change is real and urgent. “It will be an economic boon to this country,” he said.

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Bernie Sanders, AOC argue for 'Green New Deal' at Des Moines summit

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders and U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez drew more than 2,000 people to Drake University on Saturday to hear them rail against the climate crisis and the oil companies they blame for it, and promote their “Green New Deal.”

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Sanders, Ocasio-Cortez Fire up Crowd at Climate Change Summit in Des Moines

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders brought the heat Saturday at a climate change summit in Des Moines, firing up a crowd of roughly 2,000. “We have a major global crisis,” Sanders said. “We cannot turn our backs on future generations, we have a moral responsibility.”

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