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Benjamin Allen (USA CA)
|Benjamin Allen (USA CA)|
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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 Legislative Actions
AB 1110 Greenhouse gases emissions intensity reporting: retail electricity suppliers.
Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 54, nays 25.
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of 3rd Reading AB1110 Ting By Wolk).
AB 1550 Greenhouse gases: investment plan: disadvantaged communities.
Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 53, nays 22.
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of 3rd Reading (Supplemental File 1) AB1550 Gomez By De León).
AB 197 State Air Resources Board: greenhouse gases: regulations.
Final legislative action 2016-08-24 passed yeas 45, nays 30.
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of 2nd Reading AB197 Eduardo Garcia By Pavley).
AB 2722 Transformative Climate Communities Program.
Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 49, nays 27.
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of 3rd Reading (Supplemental File 1) AB2722 Burke By Lara).
SB 1383 Short-lived climate pollutants: methane emissions: dairy and livestock: organic waste: landfills.
Benjamin was a cosponsor of SB 1383.
Final legislative action 2016-08-31 passed yeas 25, nays 12.
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of 3rd Reading ).
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of W/O REF. TO FILE ).
SB 32 California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006: emissions limit.
Benjamin was a cosponsor of SB 32.
Final legislative action 2016-08-24 passed yeas 25, nays 13.
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of 3rd Reading ).
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 1) SB32 Pavley Concurrence).
SB 350 Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act of 2015.
Benjamin was a cosponsor of SB 350.
Final legislative action 2015-09-11 passed yeas 26, nays 14.
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of 3rd Reading SB350 De León).
- Benjamin voted yea (in favor of Unfinished Business (Supplemental File 6) SB350 De León Concurrence).
Automatically captured tweets5
Why is the Legislature backsliding on climate change? http://t.co/5zXewFyLuJ<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/642380096553119745/status/ Fri Sep 11 16:52:04 +0000 2015</a>
California climate champion Fran Pavley has host of achievements - San Francisco Chronicle https://t.co/1YwjUIkeLU<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/802912956774162432/status/ Sun Nov 27 16:32:20 +0000 2016</a>
Speaking this am at the Business of Local Energy Forum on the latest #renewableenergy policy. @climatecampaign https://t.co/MAbcqqfPpW<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/860664411777675265/status/ Sat May 06 01:16:00 +0000 2017</a>
#CAleads in #renewableenergy. Stopped by @CalStateLA's campus #active #hydrogenfuel station. #firstintheworld https://t.co/cRtp4Go8tw<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/727166351933059072/status/ Mon May 02 16:02:23 +0000 2016</a>
How Americans Think About Climate Change, in Six Maps https://t.co/y3tOUKo6oi<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/844255420780761088/status/ Tue Mar 21 18:32:32 +0000 2017</a>
Climate Change & AB32 Implementation Hearing in CA. Talking #emissions, #sustainability, #water, and #lowcarbonfuture http://t.co/TQZpUFoGpq<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/579004180406386688/status/ Fri Mar 20 19:38:48 +0000 2015</a>
At the @united announcement to bring #lowcarbon, #renewable jet fuel to the @flyLAXairport hub. #innovation #biofuel https://t.co/QaCbURJ0ki<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/708352672458379264/status/ Fri Mar 11 18:03:32 +0000 2016</a>
#CALeads VISION: By 2030 CA will get 50% of electricity from renewables, cut car & truck gas use in half, and 2x energy efficiency in bldgs!<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/575355065562755072/status/ Tue Mar 10 17:58:31 +0000 2015</a>
Here’s the latest report card on California’s battle against climate change - Los Angeles Times https://t.co/K6tcFkHUjV<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/875229642872901632/status/ Thu Jun 15 05:53:02 +0000 2017</a>
Thank you to @nrgenergy and the @Kiwanis for bringing us together to clean our beaches in #ElSegundo #sd26 #blobs http://t.co/fiZgo29mQj<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/607297394452013057/status/ Sat Jun 06 21:25:56 +0000 2015</a>
Special thanks to @algore @aitruthfilm @Participant and @JerryBrownGov for leadership on #ClimateChange… https://t.co/TmPih5w5pJ<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/890094356664811525/status/ Wed Jul 26 06:20:06 +0000 2017</a>
‘Stop lying to the people’ on climate change, Schwarzenegger tells Republicans https://t.co/MiT0s0LWcu<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/889999977539223554/status/ Wed Jul 26 00:05:04 +0000 2017</a>
Thanks to @SoCalClimate350 for a great conversation about the toughest environmental issues facing our community… https://t.co/qgQPxTWPnE<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/886751087826317312/status/ Mon Jul 17 00:55:09 +0000 2017</a>
Standing w. @SenatorPavley to support residents & call for mitigation of #PorterRanchGasLeak's climate change impact https://t.co/Vvh57g5cYl<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/686624072331997184/status/ Mon Jan 11 19:01:50 +0000 2016</a>
Speaking at the 4th Annual @calstart #clcfs regarding clean #renewablefuels #CALeads @SenatorPavley https://t.co/E3oeKwsieI<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/702295756942671872/status/ Wed Feb 24 00:55:31 +0000 2016</a>
Proud of how far @TrumanProject has gone in linking energy and security policy. DoD key partner in renewable energy. http://t.co/JTjDyF9iso<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/565909086869282816/status/ Thu Feb 12 16:23:35 +0000 2015</a>
Watch the hearing on aligning CA investments with our commitment to address climate change at 9:30am. @SenatorPavley https://t.co/nd3Eb2YXRz<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/694921148501483520/status/ Wed Feb 03 16:31:27 +0000 2016</a>
Climate-change Sundance documentary seeks to make a difference https://t.co/ccSlvacjdk<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/694239283570343936/status/ Mon Feb 01 19:21:58 +0000 2016</a>
California Was Basically Treated Like Its Own Country At The Big Climate Talks https://t.co/QIbwU8NeOO # via JimDalrympleII @buzzfeednews<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/676995017479712768/status/ Wed Dec 16 05:19:24 +0000 2015</a>
🙈🙈🙈Trump Picks Scott Pruitt, Climate Change Denialist, to Lead E.P.A., via @nytimes https://t.co/tDzy1MlQPq<a href="https://twitter.com/BenAllenCA/status/806905519487078400/status/ Thu Dec 08 16:57:22 +0000 2016</a>