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stated on February 22, 2020 in a speech
Says Bernie Sanders would “go beyond reform and reorder the economy in ways most Democrats — let alone most Americans — don’t support."
stated on February 12, 2020 in a floor speech.
“America’s carbon emissions are being reduced at a rate far higher than any country in the world.”
stated on February 12, 2020 in committee hearing remarks
“We’ve also seen in the time that he’s (Donald Trump) been president, an increase in carbon emissions going absolutely in the wrong way.”
stated on December 10, 2019 in a tweet
“Over the past two years, climate and weather disaster damage has cost the U.S. over $400 billion.”
stated on January 12, 2020 in a post on Facebook
The typical anglerfish is seven feet long.
stated on January 14, 2020 in comments at a presidential debate
"The Machinists Union does not (support the USMCA trade deal). And every environmental organization in this country (also) opposes it."
Young America's Foundation
stated on January 2, 2020 in a Facebook post
"FACT: Less than 1% of the trash in the ocean is from the United States."
stated on August 23, 2019 in a Facebook post
"That’s 5,615 projected coal-powered plants in just 8 countries. The USA has 15 - building 0 more."
stated on January 4, 2020 in a post on Facebook
An image shows animals burning in the Australia wildfires
stated on December 26, 2019 in an image on Facebook
"China produces 90% of the world’s carbon emissions pollution."
stated on December 15, 2019 in an interview with the Atlantic
Says the Potomac River "has gotten dirtier and dirtier and dirtier and dirtier. I go down there and that litter is left almost exclusively by immigrants."
stated on December 1, 2019 in an interview on "Meet the Press"
"In Bakersfield, where there’s a lot of oil drilling going on, there’s more solar jobs now in Bakersfield and around that area than there are oil jobs."
stated on June 10, 2019 in a press conference
China today is "burning seven to eight times the amount of coal that we’re burning in the United States."
stated on October 25, 2019 in a chain email
"14,000 abandoned wind turbines litter the United States."
Shelley Moore Capito
stated on August 20, 2019 in a Facebook post
"A study shows that households neighboring West Virginia could be on the hook for upwards of $70,000 in the first year alone under the Green New Deal!"
Republican Party of Florida
stated on September 20, 2019 in a tweet
The Green New Deal "would put a $600,000 tax burden on every household."
stated on August 26, 2019 in a news conference
"Every time we go to court," against the Trump administration, "for the most part, we win."
stated on September 8, 2019 in a Facebook post
Says aquatic life near Alaska, Canada and Australia have been found with cancer and mutations as a result of the Fukushima nuclear disaster.
stated on September 4, 2019 in a CNN climate town hall
Says she "sued Exxon Mobil" as California attorney general.
stated on September 4, 2019 in a town hall
The Green New Deal "would do away with commercial air travel."