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Ami Bera (US-House)
|Ami Bera (US-House)|
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1. What are the individual's views on whether climate change is real and caused by human activity?
The transition to a clean energy future is not only about reducing energy dependence and combating global climate change; it is about improving the health and quality of life for our families and protecting our environment. http://www.beraforcongress.com/ideas/creating-new-energy-economy
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 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
Introduced new bill to boost our cybersecurity infrastructure and protect our energy grid. Learn more: https://t.co/Im6Bm86WOq<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/925121011862900738/status/ Mon Oct 30 22:03:31 +0000 2017</a>
We must continue to lead on #climatechange to secure a healthy future for our children and grandchildren #DefendScience #ActOnClimate<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/847121536473583617/status/ Wed Mar 29 16:21:27 +0000 2017</a>
It’s not one or the other. We can grow the economy while protecting our environment and American families #DefendScience #ActOnClimate<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/847105477515337729/status/ Wed Mar 29 15:17:38 +0000 2017</a>
Climate Change is a threat to our nation #defendscience #actonclimate<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/847105303837659139/status/ Wed Mar 29 15:16:57 +0000 2017</a>
The warmest years in recorded history:
2016 2015 2014
- defendscience #actonclimate @SciCmteDems<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/847104900333027328/status/ Wed Mar 29 15:15:21 +0000 2017</a>
As a doctor first, I'm standing up for science at the House Science hearing on Climate Change #DefendScience #ActOnClimate<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/847103909688725505/status/ Wed Mar 29 15:11:25 +0000 2017</a>
We in Sacramento County know the havoc that flooding and drought have on our communities. My stmt on #climate EO https://t.co/JOTLrLvG03<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/846819027167141888/status/ Tue Mar 28 20:19:23 +0000 2017</a>
My statement on the White House #executiveorder rolling back #climatechange actions. READ here https://t.co/JOTLrLvG03<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/846818314211000320/status/ Tue Mar 28 20:16:33 +0000 2017</a>
Thread: Today, the world is grappling with famine, unprecedented refugee flows, ISIS, fragile democracies, and climate change. 1/<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/876133753088872448/status/ Sat Jun 17 17:45:39 +0000 2017</a>
Disgraceful decision to withdraw from #parisclimateagreement takes us backwards as a nation and diminishes our leadership role in the world<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/870614509790089216/status/ Fri Jun 02 12:14:09 +0000 2017</a>
"It's an embarrassment that the president pulled out of the Paris Climate Agreement. That destroys American leadership and it's wrong."<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/898970933813141504/status/ Sat Aug 19 18:12:27 +0000 2017</a>
"The president's budget is a reflection of his priorities ... what he specifically zeroes out are earth sciences, thats climate change"<a href="https://twitter.com/RepBera/status/898970372912988161/status/ Sat Aug 19 18:10:13 +0000 2017</a>