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Jason Kander stated on his Senatorial campaign website that climate change is real and that “we have a moral obligation to address this challenge” (1). As a state legislator, in 2010 he voted against HCR 46, which would urge Missouri’s Congressional delegation to oppose the proposed cap-and-trade bill, HR 2454 (Waxman-Markey) (2). In 2011, he voted against HCR 42, which would urge Congress to prohibit the EPA from regulating greenhouse gas emissions and taking action on climate change. (3)
1. “PROTECTING OUR ENVIRONMENT.” https://www.jasonkander.com/issues/protecting-our-environment/ Accessed 2016-09-06
2. Missouri House of Representatives, House Bill List, HCR 42, 2011-05-11. http://www.house.mo.gov/billsummary.aspx?bill=HCR42&year=2011&code=R
3. Missouri House of Representatives, House Bill List, HCR 46, 2010-05-14. http://www.house.mo.gov/billtracking/bills101/bills/HCR46.htm
1. What are the individual's views on whether climate change is real and caused by human activity?
Jason Kander’s campaign website states “he understands that climate change is a real consequence of human activity and we have a moral obligation to address this challenge. That means reducing carbon pollution and accelerating our transition to clean energy, not only to protect our planet, but also to ensure our national security.” https://www.jasonkander.com/issues/protecting-our-environment/ Accessed 2016-09-16.
2. What votes, actions, and governmental/organizational activities on climate change and clean energy has the individual led/supported/opposed?
In 2010, as a state legislator, he voted against HCR 46, which would urge the state's House delegation to oppose the proposed cap-and-trade bill, HR 2454 (Waxman-Markey). http://www.house.mo.gov/billtracking/bills101/bills/HCR46.htm
In 2011, he voted against HCR 42, which would urge Congress to prohibit the EPA from regulating greenhouse gas emissions and taking action on climate change.
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Gun makers: Mass shootings no time to talk gun violence.
Polluters: Storms no time to talk climate change.They. Only. Care. About. Money.<a href="https://twitter.com/JasonKander/status/906586231710023685/status/ Sat Sep 09 18:32:55 +0000 2017</a>
RT @SenSanders: We won't be distracted from your efforts to give billionaires tax cuts, take health care from millions and deny climate cha…<a href="https://twitter.com/JasonKander/status/926509170685370368/status/ Fri Nov 03 17:59:34 +0000 2017</a>
RT @NMSOSMaggie: We're on the road today w/ @JasonKander talking about #VotingRights with New Mexicans. The energy in this state is incredi…<a href="https://twitter.com/JasonKander/status/886339010280407040/status/ Sat Jul 15 21:37:42 +0000 2017</a>
RT @indivisible_bk: Fantastic meeting with @JasonKander of @letamericavote today! Proud of our grassroots energy and look forward to workin…<a href="https://twitter.com/JasonKander/status/955894234313347074/status/ Tue Jan 23 20:05:19 +0000 2018</a>
RT @Majority54: Pick an issue, grab an oar, and channel your energy into making a difference in 2018. https://t.co/ezKoyoI2mT<a href="https://twitter.com/JasonKander/status/947182035369627648/status/ Sat Dec 30 19:06:09 +0000 2017</a>
RT @JasonKander: How many of our communities have to flood before we can have bipartisan action on #climatechange? https://t.co/02T9ht1hwb<a href="https://twitter.com/JasonKander/status/902575187668877312/status/ Tue Aug 29 16:54:28 +0000 2017</a>
How many of our communities have to flood before we can have bipartisan action on #climatechange? https://t.co/02T9ht1hwb<a href="https://twitter.com/JasonKander/status/902278738238427138/status/ Mon Aug 28 21:16:29 +0000 2017</a>
Channel your energy to stop racism and white supremacists by taking action this weekend. #RiseAndOrganize https://t.co/vTg9hgnwBA<a href="https://twitter.com/JasonKander/status/898552137973714944/status/ Fri Aug 18 14:28:18 +0000 2017</a>
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