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Warren in South Carolina.@ewarren just finished touring the Rosemont neighborhood in North Charleston with local residents. Now she’s meeting w/ @KimpsonForSC and a few other community leaders to discuss some of the environmental issues that residents here face #Covering2020
Warren in South CarolinaIt’s possible to get a lot of laws through, but as long as the lobbyists for the big polluters are calling all the shots … there’s not going to be a lot of constraint on what they can do,” @ewarren says, linking her anti-corruption plan to plans for environmental progress.
Elizabeth Warren debuts ambitious plan to tackle environmental racismDemocratic presidential frontrunner Elizabeth Warren has unveiled an ambitious climate and environmental justice plan that places poor communities of color at the centre of a sweeping reform package aimed at bolstering environmental protection, curbing pollution and preserving clean water and air.
Pete Buttigieg to unveil disaster relief plan in South CarolinaOne year after Hurricane Florence pummeled the Carolinas and just weeks after Hurricane Dorian lashed the U.S. coastline, South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg Tuesday is set to unveil new proposals aimed at helping communities withstand and rebuild in the wake of catastrophic weather events.
Klobuchar in South CarolinaWe’ve got to get started now, you see the rising sea levels, it’s costing our country $500 billion a year now, homeowners insurance has gone up 50-percent across this nation,” Klobuchar said. “That’s climate change. It’s happening right now and for this President to not respond to it and make fun of it is wrong …
Buttigieg in South Carolina.@PeteButtigieg at a Spartanburg town hall said, “I do think we need to build up the idea of caring about the future as a value.” He said that if people think more about the future, there is a “different level of urgency” in regards to climate change and generational justice.