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Mayor Pete Buttigieg Reveals Climate Plan

Mayor Pete Buttigieg Reveals Climate Plan

Today, Mayor Pete Buttigieg revealed his climate plan, a comprehensive vision to tackle some of the most carbon-intensive sectors of our economy. While similar in many ways to Senator Cory Booker’s plan, keep reading for our breakdown of high-level points from this plan.  Net Zero:  No later than 2050 Cost: No total cost was initially […]

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Best of ODP: Exclusive Interview with 2020 Presidential Candidate, Mayor Pete Buttigieg

Best of ODP: Exclusive Interview with 2020 Presidential Candidate, Mayor Pete Buttigieg

Monica:  This interview really put ODP on the map!  Kudos to Miro for being there when Mayor Pete announced in South Bend and nabbing this exclusive with him before he became a leading contender.   I made it out to South Bend, IN last weekend to cover Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s official presidential campaign announcement. The mayor […]

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Pete Buttigieg Puts Out Rural Economic Plan to Help Tackle Climate Change

Pete Buttigieg Puts Out Rural Economic Plan to Help Tackle Climate Change

Yesterday Democratic presidential candidate and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg released his “Plan to Unleash the Economic Potential of Rural America.” The plan seeks to support agriculture and significantly invest in R&D as a powerful solution to climate change, including through soil carbon sequestration. One of the key components of the plan is to invest […]

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Exclusive Interview with 2020 Presidential Candidate, Mayor Pete Buttigieg

Exclusive Interview with 2020 Presidential Candidate, Mayor Pete Buttigieg

I made it out to South Bend, IN last weekend to cover Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s official presidential campaign announcement. The mayor was gracious enough to give Our Daily Planet a few minutes to answer some questions about climate change, clean water, and how he would tackle these tough issues as president. Miro: When you were […]

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Is This the Beginning of the Green New Deal Era? The Climate Security Era?  Or Both?

Is This the Beginning of the Green New Deal Era? The Climate Security Era? Or Both?

The debate around climate change is increasingly falling into two lines of argument — one around the Green New Deal and the economy and another around climate change as an existential threat to our national security. 

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Mayor Pete in for 2020, in on climate action

Mayor Pete in for 2020, in on climate action

Yesterday South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg announced his candidacy for President of the United States at a former Studebaker automobile plant in South Bend, Indiana.

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