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Lee Zeldin

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Lee Zeldin
First Name: Lee
Last Name: Zeldin
Middle Name:
Nickname:
Gender:
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Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Zeldin
Wikipedia section URL on climate (if any):
State: New York
Office: House
House District: 1
Party: Republican
Incumbent or Challenger: Incumbent
House Official Site: https://zeldin.house.gov/
Senate Official Site:
Campaign Site: https://zeldinforcongress.com/
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RepLeeZeldin/
Campaign Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LeeMZeldin
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/repleezeldin
Campaign Twitter: https://twitter.com/leezeldin

Draft summary for the individual at Wikipedia

In an interview on October 28th, 2014 Lee Zeldin said, “I’m not sold yet on the whole argument that we have as serious a problem with climate change as other people are” (1). In 2015, he supported HR 2042, The Ratepayer Protection Act, which would have prevented implementation of the Clean Power Plan (2,3).

1. “Tim Bishop and Lee Zeldin on key issues”, on Newsday, by Editorial Board, 2014-10-28. http://www.newsday.com/opinion/tim-bishop-and-lee-zeldin-on-the-issues-1.9497502

2. “H.R. 2042 - Ratepayer Protection Act of 2015”, House of Representatives Committee on Rules. https://rules.house.gov/bill/114/hr-2042

3. “Final Vote Results for Roll Call 384”, 2015-06-24. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2015/roll384.xml

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

In an interview on October 28th, 2014 Lee Zeldin said, “I’m not sold yet on the whole argument that we have as serious a problem with climate change as other people are”. http://www.newsday.com/opinion/tim-bishop-and-lee-zeldin-on-the-issues-1.9497502

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

In 2015, he supported HR 2042, The Ratepayer Protection Act, which would have prevented implementation of the Clean Power Plan. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2015/roll384.xml https://rules.house.gov/bill/114/hr-2042

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

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Other relevant and significant information.

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