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Matt Gaetz

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Matt Gaetz
First Name: Matt
Last Name: Gaetz
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Gender:
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Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matt_Gaetz
Wikipedia section URL on climate (if any):
State: Florida
Office: House
House District: 1
Party: Republican
Incumbent or Challenger: Incumbent
House Official Site:
Senate Official Site:
Campaign Site: http://www.mattgaetz.com/
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RepresentativeMattGaetz
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Official Twitter:
Campaign Twitter: http://twitter.com/mattgaetz

Draft summary for the individual at Wikipedia

In April 2016, Matt Gaetz was paraphrased as saying "there is no denying the planet is warming, but more needs to be done to determine whether it's a natural cycle of warming and cooling or if humans are irreversibly harming the planet," (1). He opposes funding the Green Climate Fund, saying "we need to focus on priorities in our country before looking to solve problems elsewhere," (2).

1. "Local political figures cautious about sea level rise," Panama City News Herald, Colin Beaux, 2016 April 16. http://www.newsherald.com/news/20160416/local-political-figures-cautious-about-sea-level-rise

2. Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops - Candidate Questionnaire Project. http://www.flaccb.org/documents/2016/8/gaetz_matt.pdf

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

In April 2016, he was paraphrased as saying "there is no denying the planet is warming, but more needs to be done to determine whether it's a natural cycle of warming and cooling or if humans are irreversibly harming the planet." http://www.newsherald.com/news/20160416/local-political-figures-cautious-about-sea-level-rise

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

He opposed funding the Green Climate Fund, saying "we need to focus on priorities in our country before looking to solve problems elsewhere." http://www.flaccb.org/documents/2016/8/gaetz_matt.pdf

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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