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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
Brought a bipartisan group of colleagues to the House floor tonight to speak on the need to address #climatechange https://t.co/Sb1V4y1uee<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/925902531770900480/status/ Thu Nov 02 01:49:00 +0000 2017</a>
https://t.co/Sb1V4y1uee @citizensclimate #climatechange #ClimateSolutionsCaucus #climatesolutions<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/925895748486647809/status/ Thu Nov 02 01:22:03 +0000 2017</a>
RT @citizensclimate: @RepLipinski @RepBrianFitz @RepMcNerney @RepJohnFaso @RepBonamici @RepTedDeutch @RepCurbelo @RepDonBacon @RepTomSuozzi…<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/925889839022641153/status/ Thu Nov 02 00:58:34 +0000 2017</a>
RT @citizensclimate: "Implementing climate solutions can grow jobs," @RepLipinski points out. #SolutionsCaucus #climatechange<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/925881924559699968/status/ Thu Nov 02 00:27:07 +0000 2017</a>
RT @citizensclimate: @RepLipinski [...] carbon capture & reuse, energy efficiency & storage, climate adaptation & resiliency & data analyti…<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/925876332831092736/status/ Thu Nov 02 00:04:54 +0000 2017</a>
RT @citizensclimate: @RepLipinski .@RepLipinski just announced he will be introducing #climatechange legislation focused on [...]<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/925876297926144005/status/ Thu Nov 02 00:04:46 +0000 2017</a>
RT @Nature_IL: Thanks to @RepLipinski for organizing today’s Climate Solutions Caucus climate risk reduction floor speeches!<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/925792368443514880/status/ Wed Nov 01 18:31:15 +0000 2017</a>
Learning about climate challenges with my Dem & Rep colleagues on the #ClimateSolutionsCaucus; looking forward to developing bipartisan plan<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/867476973773365248/status/ Wed May 24 20:26:42 +0000 2017</a>
Reports say @POTUS wants to gut @ENERGY #renewables office by 70%; puts #environment, tech innovation, and #jobs at risk<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/864869670813409284/status/ Wed May 17 15:46:12 +0000 2017</a>
We cannot let China become the world leader on climate; #smartclimate policy is critical for enviro, economy & jobs https://t.co/InjcoG0qkT<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/847493002599604224/status/ Thu Mar 30 16:57:32 +0000 2017</a>
It's time to get real and act on #climatechange. Done right, we can boost the #economy and grow American #jobs.<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/847157090359656448/status/ Wed Mar 29 18:42:44 +0000 2017</a>
Most scientists agree that human activity is changing our climate but @HouseScience hearing was stacked with witnesses making dubious claims<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/847156738868629505/status/ Wed Mar 29 18:41:20 +0000 2017</a>
I will continue to lead the way in #Congress on #cleanenergy solutions as a member of the bipartisan #ClimateSolutions Caucus<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/870371431682633728/status/ Thu Jun 01 20:08:14 +0000 2017</a>
#ParisAgreement is flexible enough for US to meet all its energy needs; no reason to pull out now<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/870370775144038402/status/ Thu Jun 01 20:05:38 +0000 2017</a>
Proud to support restored funding for @JCESRHub at @argonne; energy storage tech is critical to #cleanenergy future https://t.co/441lj9viZ2<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/891028546667384834/status/ Fri Jul 28 20:12:14 +0000 2017</a>
Federal #renewableenergy funding helps develop new technology, creates jobs, cuts pollution, and fights… https://t.co/9luvxrvKcx<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/958818622884974593/status/ Wed Jan 31 21:45:48 +0000 2018</a>
I recently received an update on a #cleanenergy breakthrough that was spurred by the H-Prize, which I created at th… https://t.co/k7bsuqwxc1<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/956314235096698881/status/ Wed Jan 24 23:54:15 +0000 2018</a>
A Department of Energy foundation: An idea whose time has come https://t.co/z1mlgxm4hU<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/943837602762850304/status/ Thu Dec 21 13:36:34 +0000 2017</a>
On the two-year anniversary of the #ParisAgreement, I’m proud to be a member of the @CaucusOnClimate to show the re… https://t.co/rUn0wYzCYm<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/940656094128562176/status/ Tue Dec 12 18:54:24 +0000 2017</a>
#ClimateSolutionsCaucus calling on @POTUS to stay in #ParisAgreement; US must remain leader in #cleanenergy https://t.co/UV1RGisL6b<a href="https://twitter.com/RepLipinski/status/857607769997930496/status/ Thu Apr 27 14:50:00 +0000 2017</a>