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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 tweets4
I applaud the commitment of the United States and China to reduce carbon pollution. This bilateral agreement is an important step forward.<a href="https://twitter.com/repjohnlewis/status/532631155116613633/status/ Wed Nov 12 20:28:57 +0000 2014</a>
Come to "Rep. John Lewis Grants Forum" Friday, July 9 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. In today’s unpredictable climate,... http://fb.me/DfVNDroR<a href="https://twitter.com/repjohnlewis/status/17258906733/status/ Mon Jun 28 15:26:37 +0000 2010</a>
The decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord is a threat to the planet. A great nation should lead and be unafraid.<a href="https://twitter.com/repjohnlewis/status/870378140887068672/status/ Thu Jun 01 20:34:54 +0000 2017</a>
The question we must ask as a people is not only who, but also what has created the atmosphere and climate that... http://fb.me/Pq6Ns7iA<a href="https://twitter.com/repjohnlewis/status/23906752244228096/status/ Sun Jan 09 00:59:48 +0000 2011</a>
It is Farmers Market Week Aug 7-13. Local food benefits the local economy and has a smaller carbon footprint http://t.co/Hjq55yr<a href="https://twitter.com/repjohnlewis/status/101012595422666752/status/ Tue Aug 09 19:30:54 +0000 2011</a>
We have a moral obligation to leave our planet cleaner and greener for generations yet unborn. #GlobalCitizenEarthDay #ActOnClimate<a href="https://twitter.com/repjohnlewis/status/589534877772554240/status/ Sat Apr 18 21:04:02 +0000 2015</a>
I have always worked for greener communities. Pleased to see Atlanta recognized for energy-efficient buildings http://t.co/FJuLxhvV @EPAgov<a href="https://twitter.com/repjohnlewis/status/190177136651403264/status/ Wed Apr 11 20:38:57 +0000 2012</a>