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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, she 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, she voted against limiting the EPA's ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2011/roll249.xml
In 2013, she 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, she 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 she 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 tweets5
We must continue investing in green building that results in #EnergyEfficiency, economic growth, & a greener planet.<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/645977112231477248/status/ Mon Sep 21 15:05:19 +0000 2015</a>
Green construction bolsters our #economy and provides #jobs, while saving #energy and reducing waste.<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/645972068840943617/status/ Mon Sep 21 14:45:17 +0000 2015</a>
U.S. now the ONLY country not part of #ParisClimateAgreement. @realDonaldTrump must reverse reckless withdrawal for… https://t.co/AX5uikXO8z<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/928003741193850885/status/ Tue Nov 07 20:58:28 +0000 2017</a>
.@HouseDemocrats budget lifts sequester & grows economy thru investments in education, scientific research, energy tech, & public safety!<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/581464535460089856/status/ Fri Mar 27 14:35:22 +0000 2015</a>
.@EPAScottPruitt there is no debate: CO2 causes #climatechange. Stop playing politics w/ our water & air #DoYourJob https://t.co/3vCMmmymXA<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/839937808433283072/status/ Thu Mar 09 20:35:53 +0000 2017</a>
Congress must focus on investments in clean energy--stop subsidizing OPEC and Big Oil and support our middle class! #EndFossilFuelSubsidies<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/214797798770618371/status/ Mon Jun 18 19:12:40 +0000 2012</a>
#ClimateChange poses an existential threat to our planet that must be confronted quickly and seriously.<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/870363428648607744/status/ Thu Jun 01 19:36:26 +0000 2017</a>
'14 Approps. bills would slash funding for health care & education, renewable energy, community dev., R&D, & public safety<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/360159958777597954/status/ Wed Jul 24 22:10:00 +0000 2013</a>
Man-made climate change is real, poses a threat to every living being, and must be confronted quickly. https://t.co/SCMDoXGqPP<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/885276855066124288/status/ Wed Jul 12 23:17:04 +0000 2017</a>
Man-made climate change is real and must be confronted quickly and seriously. https://t.co/SCMDoXGqPP<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/885276069078675456/status/ Wed Jul 12 23:13:57 +0000 2017</a>
.@badlandsNPS is making #goodtrouble by defying #NPS gag order. #Climatechange is real, and these aren’t… https://t.co/rj9ejFyVAA<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/824017072497819649/status/ Tue Jan 24 22:12:34 +0000 2017</a>
The #EPA needs a leader who will work to protect the #environment & combat #climatechange, not one with strong ties to big oil.<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/821763919740104706/status/ Wed Jan 18 16:59:20 +0000 2017</a>
On the day of #climatechange denier Scott Pruitt's confirmation hearing to lead the #EPA, #NOAA & #NASA declare 201… https://t.co/HeCHtQilax<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/821763532115111936/status/ Wed Jan 18 16:57:48 +0000 2017</a>
By rolling back climate protections & opening nearly all offshore waters to drilling, @POTUS is forsaking health &… https://t.co/Vxn5YYWX51<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/949024261334806528/status/ Thu Jan 04 21:06:30 +0000 2018</a>
I'm proud to earn 100% on the 2016 #LCVScorecard! Track the votes on #cleanenergy, #publiclands and more: https://t.co/pqrjrj9PVm<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/835169226000326656/status/ Fri Feb 24 16:47:14 +0000 2017</a>
Despite our tumultuous political climate, it's our responsibility to act–regardless of politics–to spare families the pain of gun violence.<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/827937190776799233/status/ Sat Feb 04 17:49:43 +0000 2017</a>
My amendment to study the max volatility lvl for safe transport of crude oil-by-rail was included in an energy bill: https://t.co/aECUj2lA2l<a href="https://twitter.com/NitaLowey/status/672435816115908608/status/ Thu Dec 03 15:22:46 +0000 2015</a>