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Charles Crist

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Charles Crist
First Name: Charles
Last Name: Crist
Middle Name:
Nickname: Charlie
Gender:
Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlie_Crist
Wikipedia section URL on climate (if any):
State: Florida
Office: House
House District: 13
Party: Democratic
Incumbent or Challenger: Challenger
House Official Site:
Senate Official Site:
Campaign Site: http://www.charliecrist.com/
Official Facebook:
Campaign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/charliecrist
Official Twitter:
Campaign Twitter: https://twitter.com/charliecrist

Draft summary for the individual at Wikipedia

In 2007, as governor of Florida, Charlie Crist called climate change "one of the most important issues that we will face this century" and pledged to place Florida "at the forefront of a growing worldwide movement to reduce greenhouse gases".

1. "Charlie Crist promises renewed focus on climate change, environment", on Tampa Bay Times, by Craig Pittman, 2014-10-26. http://www.tampabay.com/news/environment/after-mixed-past-crist-promises-renewed-focus-on-climate-change/2203822

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1. What are the individual's views on whether climate change is real and caused by human activity?

In 2007, as governor of Florida, he called climate change "one of the most important issues that we will face this century" and pledged to place Florida "at the forefront of a growing worldwide movement to reduce greenhouse gases". http://www.tampabay.com/news/environment/after-mixed-past-crist-promises-renewed-focus-on-climate-change/2203822

2. What votes, actions, and governmental/organizational activities on climate change and clean energy has the individual led/supported/opposed?

In a December 2015 Facebook post, he wrote, "Fighting climate change takes real leadership, not denial. Congress must take action today". https://www.facebook.com/charliecrist/posts/10154472584618312

3. What has the individual said about local and regional climate-related impacts and activities?

None found.


Other relevant and significant information.

This article provides an extensive history of Crist's climate and environmental record: http://www.tampabay.com/news/environment/after-mixed-past-crist-promises-renewed-focus-on-climate-change/2203822