Dems’ Unity Platform: Combat Climate Change, Build Clean Energy Economy, and Environmental Justice

Dems’ Unity Platform: Combat Climate Change, Build Clean Energy Economy, and Environmental Justice

The Democrats will hold their virtual Convention this week, and even had it been in person, the usual drama and disputes are nowhere to be found — the party has unified around the ticket and the platform, and climate change and environmental issues are a huge priority.

Why This Matters:  Taking a step back to recall where the Democrats began in early 2019, with the Green New Deal and the rise of progressive voices on climate in the Congress, many expected at that time that the divisions would widen and worried that a shift to the left might splinter off centrist Dems and play into the hands of the President and Republicans.  Oh, what a difference 18 months makes.

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