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Climate Change

DNC Statement on Trump Naming Ryan Zinke as Interior Secretary

WASHINGTON – DNC Communications Director Adam Hodge released the following statement on the nomination of Ryan Zinke to be Interior Secretary: “Ryan Zinke’s nomination is nothing short of an insult to the agency responsible for managing the Nation’s natural resources and cultural heritage, providing scientific and other information about those resources; and honoring special commitments to American Indians, Alaska Natives,…

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Oops… Donald Trump nominates anti-Energy Department Rick Perry for Energy Secretary

Rick Perry has made loud and clear that he’s a climate change denier, and he believes that the Energy Department should be eliminated. In fact, Perry released an energy plan some dubbed a “wish list for the oil and gas industry” and he is currently serving on the boards of energy companies behind the Dakota Access Pipeline. He is unfit…

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DNC Statement on Trump Selecting Rick Perry as Secretary of Energy

WASHINGTON – DNC Communications Director Adam Hodge released the following statement: “Rick Perry said that the Energy Department should be eliminated. Rick Perry forgot that he wanted to eliminate the Energy Department. Rick Perry released an energy plan some dubbed a ”wish list for the oil and gas industry” and he is currently serving on the boards of energy companies behind the…

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Reminder: Trump on Climate Change

Ivanka Trump is meeting today with former Vice President Al Gore to discuss climate change. Don’t be distracted. Let’s not forget what Donald Trump has said about climate change. A quick recap: @realDonaldTrump: The concept of global warming was created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive. 2:15 PM – 6 Nov 2012 @realDonaldTrump: It’s late…

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Trump Kept the Fact-Checkers Busy Last Night

Trump Kept the Fact-Checkers Busy Last Night Last night Donald Trump once again kept fact-checkers busy. From his lies on supporting the Iraq War and doubling down on his birther lies, to his assertion that we would learn more from a financial disclosure instead of his hidden tax returns, Trump has shown an aversion to the truth. He is simply unfit…

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MEMO: What’s at Stake for Young Voters This Election

Voters under 35 matched Baby Boomers (aged 52 to 70 years old) for the first time this year as a share of the electorate. Millennial voters are a diverse group, from those who are currently in college to young parents beginning to have families of their own to entrepreneurs starting businesses. This year’s Democratic primary engaged and energized millennials, resulting in…

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This Week on the Campaign Trail

It was another troubling week for Republicans. Exit polls from the New York primary found that seven in ten New York Democrats say they are energized by the primary process, while six in ten New York Republicans think the primary process has divided their party. These numbers just prove what Democrats already knew – Republicans are being torn apart by…

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NEW VIDEO: Democrats on Earth Day

While Democrats are committed to curbing the economic and human toll that climate change is already taking on our country, Republicans running for president continue to ignore the science and deny that climate change is man-made, or even exists. Under the leadership of President Obama and Congressional Democrats, we’ve made strides in protecting America’s natural resources, and ensuring the quality…

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Ted Cruz still doesn’t get it on climate change

This morning on CNBC, Ted Cruz remained obdurate in his view that climate change is not real. Here’s what Lyin’ Ted said this time: “Carbon dioxide is not a pollutant… carbon dioxide is plant food.” WATCH “While Ted Cruz apparently has a Ph.D. in science fiction, we need to elect leaders with policies based on scientific facts. There is a clear…

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Climate Change and SCOTUS: The Stakes Have Never Been Higher

This week, the Democratic National Committee (DNC) launched a new media campaign to cast a spotlight on the many issues that can be impacted by the Supreme Court, why it’s so critical for the President to nominate a well-qualified candidate to fill the vacancy, and why United States Senators must fulfill their constitutional responsibility to provide a fair hearing and a vote. As…

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