Climate Change

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Jeff Katz
September 06, 2019 - 2:41 pm
Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) said during a CNN climate change town hall that should wants to reduce the amount of red meat Americans eat to help combat climate change. Kamala Harris wants the government to create “incentives” for Americans to eat less meat https://t.co/T0FEr063Up pic.twitter.com/...
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Jeff Katz
September 06, 2019 - 2:11 pm
During a television appearance earlier this week, Emory University Professor Tiphanie Yanique argued that Hurricane Dorian is "man-made." Appearing on PBS' Democracy Now!, Yanique was discussing Hurricane Dorian hitting her native Virgin Islands when she began explaining that climate change (of...
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Jeff Katz
September 05, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Speaking at a CNN climate change town hall event Wednesday night, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) said that he is willing to discuss population control and that abortion is crucial in combating the climate "crisis." Sanders was asked by an attendee, "Would you be courageous enough to discuss this issue...
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Jeff Katz
September 05, 2019 - 10:47 am
It was only a matter of time. As Hurricane Dorian moves along the southeast coast of the United States and threatens the Carolinas, the "real reporters" over at CNN took the opportunity to analyze "The Climate Crisis" facing the world. And almost as soon as the Situation Room began, host Wolf...
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September 04, 2019 - 10:19 am
By JUANA SUMMERS and ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Five Democratic presidential candidates in the span of 24 hours have released sweeping plans to address climate change, ahead of a series of town halls devoted to the issue. On Wednesday, California Sen. Kamala Harris and...
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Jeff Katz
August 23, 2019 - 3:12 pm
While answering questions at a town hall event in California, a student challenged Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) to "practice what you preach" in terms of using fossil fuels. Sanders did not seem to appreciate the question, and ended up saying that climate change is "an existential threat" to America...
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August 22, 2019 - 4:48 pm
By BILL BARROW Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Frustrating boisterous climate activists, Democratic Party leaders declined on Thursday to call for a presidential primary debate focused on the climate crisis, but tinkered ever-so-slightly with restrictions on what kind of single-issue events...
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August 22, 2019 - 3:40 pm
By KATHLEEN RONAYNE and JUANA SUMMERS Associated Press PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders released a $16.3 trillion climate plan Thursday that builds on the Green New Deal and calls for the United States to move to renewable energy across the economy by 2050...
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August 22, 2019 - 1:54 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Democratic Party leaders are fighting over whether to hold a presidential primary debate exclusively on the climate crisis. Hundreds of activists are at the Democratic National Committee's summer meeting Thursday in California where an influential party committee is discussing...
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Jeff Katz
August 20, 2019 - 1:36 pm
The Climate Mobilization, a group pushing for extreme action to combat global warming, demanded in a Saturday news release that the media silence all those who oppose their alarmist climate change views. The group, which is affiliated with Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-...
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