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1. What are the individual's views on whether climate change is real and caused by human activity?
2. What votes, actions, and governmental/organizational activities on climate change and clean energy has the individual led/supported/opposed?
Automatically Generated Congressional Votes
In 2009, as a member of the US House of Representatives, he voted for the American Clean Energy and Security Act HR 2454 (Waxman-Markey). https://www.congress.gov/bill/111th-congress/house-bill/2454
In 2011, he voted against limiting the EPA's ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2011/roll249.xml
In 2013, he voted against making it harder for Congress to put a price on carbon by voting against a point of order opposing a carbon tax or a fee on carbon emissions. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2013/roll445.xml
In 2014, he voted for a House amendment calling on Congress to recognize that man-made carbon pollution contributes to climate change and that climate change has a wide range of negative effects. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2014/roll103.xml
In 2015, as a member of Congress he voted against HR 2042, The Ratepayer Protection Act, which would have prevented implementation of the Clean Power Plan. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2015/roll384.xml
Automatically captured tweets7
Dismantling the #CleanPowerPlan is a direct attack on the health of Americans & future of our climate #ProtectCPP https://t.co/4rMkkIX6mp<a href="https://twitter.com/RepAdamSmith/status/917870659061145600/status/ Tue Oct 10 21:53:12 +0000 2017</a>
.@POTUS is in denial about #climatechange, but his administration’s report shows there is no doubt it is real. https://t.co/M54vfCjqpn<a href="https://twitter.com/RepAdamSmith/status/926532980352352258/status/ Fri Nov 03 19:34:11 +0000 2017</a>
Proud to join H.Res 390 condemning the Trump Administration’s withdrawal from the #ParisAgreement. #ActonClimate… https://t.co/i2BxlaZCuP<a href="https://twitter.com/RepAdamSmith/status/875815293536403456/status/ Fri Jun 16 20:40:12 +0000 2017</a>
RT @edmpirg: 46 Rs join all Ds to defeat @RepScottPerry @RepKenBuck amdt to strip “climate change is security threat” from #NDAA https://t…<a href="https://twitter.com/RepAdamSmith/status/885844821470056448/status/ Fri Jul 14 12:53:58 +0000 2017</a>
The fight to prevent a changing climate does not stop with President Trump’s withdrawal from the #ParisAgreement. T… https://t.co/1bZUKt8zeo<a href="https://twitter.com/RepAdamSmith/status/940640411290427392/status/ Tue Dec 12 17:52:04 +0000 2017</a>