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Warren in New HampshireNH LCV volunteers Jeanne and Jake Roche and Phoebe Luneau (Portsmouth High School) and Ella Doyle joined organizers for a Warren town hall event on January 10, 2020. Phoebe was chosen from the ‘lottery’ to ask a climate question. Phoebe asked if Warren would commit to a clean energy future by 2050 and what her …
Just now at a Milford NH town hall, @ewarren was asked about implementing her climate change plan by the year 2050. Warren’s response: “No, I don’t want to do this by 2050, I want to do this by 2030. I want to do this with more urgency.”
Patrick in New HampshireMost people don’t live their lives in policy silos, but instead at the intersection of multiple policy and personal choices. I spoke with NH folks at Nashua Community College today about issues like climate change and opioid addiction— and how we make change that lasts for them.
Yang in New Hampshire.@AndrewYang is asked how his climate change action plan will be equitable for all Americans. “We all know, again, that the least among us will be impacted the most by climate change. & so we should have that as one of our top priorities…figure out how they’re not left behind.
When asked how he‘ll hold fossil fuel execs accountable, @AndrewYang says, “If your company is fined more than $100 mil, than your leader has to go to jail.” Says to dissuade that kind of behavior, you need to “hit them where it hurts”, and that’s taking personal responsibility.
Bennet in New HampshireAnother aspect of The Real Deal is climate change policy. Bennet’s plan includes conserving 30 percent of America’s lands and ocean waters by 2030, requiring power providers to offer zero-emission energy to every household and business and allocating payments to agriculture workers to sequester carbon. With the limited support behind climate change initiatives in the …