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Klobuchar in Washington

Klobuchar promised to move quickly on climate change, praising Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, whose scrapped presidential campaign made the issue preeminent. In her first week as president, she said, she would re-enter the U.S. in the Paris Climate Agreement, re-implement Obama regulations on gas mileage and clean power generation and introduce sweeping legislation to put … Continue reading "https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/presidential-hopeful-amy-klobuchar-blasts-trump-pitches-her-electability-in-seattle-campaign-stop/"

The Seattle Times

Warren in Washington

The Senator’s opening remarks included a nod to Washington Governor Jay Inslee, who last week bowed out of the presidential race. Warren said the country owes Inslee a great deal of gratitude for pushing the climate agenda, and vowed to take on the issue if she becomes president. “I’m going to put a moratorium in … Continue reading "https://mynorthwest.com/1490838/elizabeth-warren-seattle-rally/?"

MyNorthwest.com

Warren in Washington

Warren used climate change as an example of the corruption she said is endemic to Washington, D.C. A generation ago, Republicans and Democrats both sought to address climate change. President George H.W. Bush, a Republican, signed the United Nations’ first treaty on climate change and got it ratified by Congress. But, she said, years of … Continue reading "https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/politics/elizabeth-warren-tells-crowd-of-15000-in-seattle-nobody-gets-to-stay-on-the-sidelines/"

The Seattle Times