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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
@realDonaldTrump Trump move to break America's promise in #ParisAgreement to #ActOnClimate puts future of planet in… https://t.co/l1SRDo6g8v<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/869898890006474752/status/ Wed May 31 12:50:31 +0000 2017</a>
This is outrageous. America has a responsibility to lead on #ClimateChange & @realDonaldTrump tramples on progress… https://t.co/jHBZEQRRQ1<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/869897877396631552/status/ Wed May 31 12:46:30 +0000 2017</a>
Trump expected to nominate a #ClimateChange denier with no science background as USDA's top scientist. Unbelievable. https://t.co/EzKhQKijUR<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/863367624121606145/status/ Sat May 13 12:17:36 +0000 2017</a>
Trump and GOP talk about saving taxpayer money, but @EPA attack will COST taxpayers over $40 BILLION. #DefendClimate https://t.co/B9zWkMwz3r<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/847424216177586177/status/ Thu Mar 30 12:24:12 +0000 2017</a>
#CleanEnergy supports 4 MILLION+ American jobs, more than twice fossil fuel. Trump @EPA attack hurts our economy. https://t.co/yKLvcLVK56<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/847417239254913030/status/ Thu Mar 30 11:56:28 +0000 2017</a>
POLL: 55% of Americans say @realDonaldTrump is wrong on #Climate and US must keep #Paris promise to #ActOnClimate &… https://t.co/cSYDZVVeKY<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/847409283654336512/status/ Thu Mar 30 11:24:51 +0000 2017</a>
NEW POLL: A majority of Americans disagree with Trump's attack on #ClimateChange policies. We must #DefendScience. https://t.co/tgccoHJWbJ<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/847385235918540800/status/ Thu Mar 30 09:49:18 +0000 2017</a>
VIDEO: Since @HouseGOP throws tantrums about #ClimateChange, I explained it in terms 1st graders would understand.… https://t.co/QvhQ3PlC77<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/847186637792690176/status/ Wed Mar 29 20:40:09 +0000 2017</a>
.@HouseGOP shamefully packed hearing with #ClimateDeniers to push anti-#science agenda. #ClimateChange is real & in… https://t.co/0hl3hpzsys<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/847164975923769344/status/ Wed Mar 29 19:14:04 +0000 2017</a>
Today is a new low for @HouseGOP as they blatantly attack science & #ClimateChange policies. We must #DefendScience. https://t.co/6fV8Rf4krP<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/847157817068994560/status/ Wed Mar 29 18:45:37 +0000 2017</a>
POLL: A clear majority of Americans worry about #ClimateChange & say we need action. We must stop Trump's agenda. https://t.co/MGWLEbwwB2<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/846726240061079552/status/ Tue Mar 28 14:10:41 +0000 2017</a>
Trump's reckless reversal of Obama #ClimateChange policies makes him a danger to our planet & threat to our future. https://t.co/fK5zJL8q5Y<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/846723503713869824/status/ Tue Mar 28 13:59:49 +0000 2017</a>
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NEW REPORT: Defense Sec Mattis Breaks With Trump, Says #ClimateChange Is Real Security Threat. Trump should listen. https://t.co/8aKP15uq4D<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/842045319944781825/status/ Wed Mar 15 16:10:23 +0000 2017</a>
RT @aitruthfilm: .@AlGore discussed with @NYTimes the irreversible effects climate change will have on our future. #BeInconvenient🌎 https:…<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/888031702865543169/status/ Thu Jul 20 13:43:51 +0000 2017</a>
America must #ActOnClimate and lead global #ClimateChange push. Proud to join @AlGore to raise awareness with… https://t.co/MnP6aL7kLP<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/888031157320863744/status/ Thu Jul 20 13:41:41 +0000 2017</a>
Here’s a recent report from your own administration that says climate change is real & caused by greenhouse gas emi… https://t.co/cG6g8i3tja<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/946729901524160512/status/ Fri Dec 29 13:09:32 +0000 2017</a>
Heartbreaking video of polar bear starving is a powerful reminder #ClimateChange is real and it's happening now. We… https://t.co/Ohz65j9PLA<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/940669416987070465/status/ Tue Dec 12 19:47:20 +0000 2017</a>
NEW REPORT: #ClimateChange drastically impacting US & scientists fear Trump will suppress it. This is not normal. https://t.co/j1Kn0IlqmI<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/894950492568203264/status/ Tue Aug 08 15:56:39 +0000 2017</a>
Today millions join #ClimateMarch to say we won't be silenced. We're fighting for #PeoplesClimate & a better future. https://t.co/ktCmTkgfx3<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/858354623878496257/status/ Sat Apr 29 16:17:44 +0000 2017</a>
This is outrageous: Day before #ClimateMarch Trump removes EPA #climate #science site after 20 yrs. We must #Resist. https://t.co/KqRDezdHlB<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/858353357953650692/status/ Sat Apr 29 16:12:42 +0000 2017</a>
On #EarthDay millions are standing up to say #ClimateChange is real. RT to say it's time for GOP to wake up and act… https://t.co/HZ17fP8aF1<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/855912729856667648/status/ Sat Apr 22 22:34:31 +0000 2017</a>
A clear majority of Americans disagree with Trump's attack on #ClimateChange policies. Today we #MarchForScience. https://t.co/6V1wwYqH1i<a href="https://twitter.com/RepMcGovern/status/855907396769767425/status/ Sat Apr 22 22:13:20 +0000 2017</a>