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David Jolly

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David Jolly
First Name: David
Last Name: Jolly
Middle Name:
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Gender:
Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Jolly
Wikipedia section URL on climate (if any):
State: Florida
Office: House
House District: 13
Party: Republican
Incumbent or Challenger: Incumbent
House Official Site: http://jolly.house.gov/
Senate Official Site:
Campaign Site:
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/repdavidjolly
Campaign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DavidJollyFL/
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/USRepDavidJolly
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Draft summary for the individual at Wikipedia

In 2014 David Jolly said, "I don't think the impact that humans have had on our climate is so dramatic that it requires a significant shift in federal policy" (1). In 2015, he voted against the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan (2, 3, 4). (Hyperlink Clean Power Plan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clean_Power_Plan) In 2016 he said, "I think the climate’s changing. I think man’s had an impact, and we need to stop arguing about the science" (5).

1. "Pinellas candidates differ on global warming, sea level rise" on Tampa Bay Times, by Curtis Krueger, 2014-01-26. http://www.tampabay.com/news/politics/elections/pinellas-candidates-tackle-global-warming-sea-level-rise/2162818

2. News Link: http://www.utilitydive.com/news/measure-to-block-epa-clean-power-plan-passes-house/401376/

3. Bill Profile: https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-congress/house-bill/2042

4. Roll call: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2015/roll384.xml

5. "Rep. David Jolly says he's 'sick and tired' of GOP position on climate change" on Tampa Bay Times, by Alex Leary, 2016-04-13. http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/the-buzz-florida-politics/rep-david-jolly-says-hes-sick-and-tired-of-gop-position-on-climate-change/2273038

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

In 2014 David Jolly said, "I don't think the impact that humans have had on our climate is so dramatic that it requires a significant shift in federal policy." http://www.tampabay.com/news/politics/elections/pinellas-candidates-tackle-global-warming-sea-level-rise/2162818

In 2016 he said, "I think the climate’s changing. I think man’s had an impact, and we need to stop arguing about the science". http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/the-buzz-florida-politics/rep-david-jolly-says-hes-sick-and-tired-of-gop-position-on-climate-change/2273038

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

In 2015, he voted against the Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan.

News Link: http://www.utilitydive.com/news/measure-to-block-epa-clean-power-plan-passes-house/401376/

Bill Profile: https://www.congress.gov/bill/114th-congress/house-bill/2042

Roll call: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2015/roll384.xml

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

None found.


Other relevant and significant information.

None found.