Highlights of CNN Climate Town Hall First Half – Castro, Yang, Harris, Klobuchar and Biden

The CNN Town Hall on the Climate Crisis was a marathon session — seven hours of nearly uninterrupted climate conversation.  With so many candidates and so much ground to cover, and many similarities among the candidates, it may in retrospect be a bit of a blur for the viewer.  CNN’s four moderators tried to level […]

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Highlights of CNN Climate Town Hall First Half – Castro, Yang, Harris, Klobuchar and Biden

Highlights of CNN Climate Town Hall First Half – Castro, Yang, Harris, Klobuchar and Biden

The CNN Town Hall on the Climate Crisis was a marathon session — seven hours of nearly uninterrupted climate conversation.  With so many candidates and so much ground to cover, and many similarities among the candidates, it may in retrospect be a bit of a blur for the viewer.  CNN’s four moderators tried to level the discussion by asking each candidate a version of the question “what would you do on day 1”?  But from there, the candidate interviews varied greatly.  Here is what stood out to us from each of the first five candidates.

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Dem Debate Night 2: Inslee Calls the Shots, Booker Keeps it Real

Dem Debate Night 2: Inslee Calls the Shots, Booker Keeps it Real

Last night was night 2 of round 2 of the Democratic primary debates and the conversation on climate change was certainly more substantive than the first night. What really stood out about last night was Gov. Jay Inslee devoting his entire opening statement to climate change and the urgency with which we much act. Even […]

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Interview of the Week: Senator Tom Udall (D-NM)

Interview of the Week: Senator Tom Udall (D-NM)

Senator Udall has served the state of New Mexico in the United States Senate since 2009 and in that time has been a staunch champion of wildlife. The senator recently introduced the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act of 2019 and was kind enough to sit down with us to tell us a bit about his bill. […]

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Tweet of the Week: Dan Rather’s Take on Dem Debate Night 1

Tweet of the Week: Dan Rather’s Take on Dem Debate Night 1

Wait, are we done with the debate on climate change already? What did I miss? I had just gone to the fridge to get my Diet Dr. Pepper and. when I came back.. okay, I guess so much for the greatest existential threat to the planet — Dan Rather (@DanRather) June 27, 2019 As we […]

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How Do the Democratic Candidates Stack Up on the Climate Crisis?

How Do the Democratic Candidates Stack Up on the Climate Crisis?

By Monica Medina and Miro Korenha The first of the Democratic debates will take place this week. The Democratic Party refuses to hold a debate focused on climate change, and the candidates are likely to get only one question – if that – on this important topic. The New York Times asked all the candidates […]

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