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Thank you, @viendetta, for leading #TeamTom at #COP25! Proud of our climate team for representing the campaign and our plans for an equitable green economy, and a foreign policy that starts with world leadership on climate. https://t.co/KFF9pwqGw2
Ten years ago today, Donald Trump signed on to a full-page ad in the New York Times urging President Obama to “lead the world by example” and act on climate change. Now, he’s pulling out of the international climate agreement. #2009vs2019
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, …
The climate crisis is an existential threat to life on this planet. Our future depends on marshaling the world to overcome this challenge. America is best equipped the lead this effort. But the credibility of that leadership will depend on what we accomplish here at home.
Despite 25 years of urgent warnings and global conferences, the US Congress has still never enacted a comprehensive bill to address the climate crisis. In the next 25 years we need to transform our economy to save the world. Together, we can do it. https://t.co/3Y4RqKFEx0
Patrick in New HampshirePlaying on the cliché on what he’d do on day one of his presidency, Patrick joked with League of Conservation Voters State Director Rob Werner that much of his first day would go toward finding the best route through the White House to his office, but re-entering the Paris Climate Accords would be another immediate …
@NRA When I talk about the soul of this nation—I’m talking about the responsibility we have to our children to take on the threat of climate change. I’m the only one on tonight’s stage who helped secure the Paris Agreement and the largest-ever U.S. investment in clean energy.
On Day 1 as president, I will reenter the Paris Agreement. Make the climate crisis a top national security priority. Ensure communities impacted by the climate crisis get justice. Hold corporations who damage the environment accountable. Pass a Green New Deal. #ClimateCrisisFL
Buttigieg in New HampshireAsked about climate change, Buttigieg said we owe the next generation better than business as usual. He said we need national solutions and investment in alternative sources. Getting net carbon neutral by 2050 would create an estimated three million jobs. He said the United States needs to lead the world on climate control and earn …
Week in Review: November 8, 2018This week, President Trump formally began the process of withdrawing the United States from the Paris Climate Accord. Immediately, several candidates took to Twitter to reiterate that they would restore America’s global leadership in the fight against climate change. Read more in our CTC2020 Week in Review »