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Doug Jones (US-Senate)

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Doug Jones (US-Senate)
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First Name: Gordon
Last Name: Jones
Middle Name: Douglas
Nickname: Doug
Gender: Male
Start Edit Date: 2017/10/30
End Edit Date:
Office: US-Senate
State: Alabama
Senate District: AL
Party: Republican
2018 Campaign for:
Official Gov Site:
Additional Site: http://dougjonesforsenate.com/
Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Doug_Jones_(attorney)
Official Facebook:
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/GDouglasJones
Additional Twitter: https://twitter.com/GDouglasJones
Additional Twitter:

Draft summary for the individual at Wikipedia

On his campaign site, Doug Jones states "I believe in science. The consequences of our unchecked use of fossil fuels for our planet and our health have been clear for decades...We should be encouraging investment in renewable energy and conservation as ways to create new jobs and make ourselves energy independent."

In July 2017, he was quoted in The Montgomery Advertiser saying "at the end of the day, we only have one planet, and we’ve got to do what we can to save that planet...I would support reasonable restrictions on emissions," (2).

1. Priorities: Doug Jones for Senate. https://dougjonesforsenate.com/priorities/ Accessed 06 Nov 2017.


2. "Alabama Senate race: Climate change impacts loom, but candidates divide." Bryan Lyman, Montgomery Advisor. 14 July 2017.

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

On his campaign site, Doug Jones states "I believe in science. The consequences of our unchecked use of fossil fuels for our planet and our health have been clear for decades...We should be encouraging investment in renewable energy and conservation as ways to create new jobs and make ourselves energy independent." https://dougjonesforsenate.com/priorities/

In July 2017, he was quoted in The Montgomery Advertiser saying "at the end of the day, we only have one planet, and we’ve got to do what we can to save that planet...I would support reasonable restrictions on emissions." http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/story/news/politics/southunionstreet/2017/07/14/alabama-senate-race-climate-change-impacts-loom-but-candidates-divide/479731001/

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


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

In October 2017, he was quoted in RedGreenandBlue.com saying "Hunting and fishing have an economic impact of $2.7 billion in Alabama and support 30,500 jobs. Being good stewards is good for our state and good for business....I will support policies that conserve the waterways, lands and wildlife that Alabama residents and visitors enjoy 365 days a year for hiking, hunting, fishing, boating and other recreational activities." http://redgreenandblue.org/2017/10/13/doug-jones-gets-league-conservation-voters-backing-al-special-senate-election/


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