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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 against 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 to limit the EPA's ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2011/roll249.xml
In 2013, he voted to make it harder for Congress to put a price on carbon by voting for 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 against 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 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
Automatically captured tweets7
@ENERGY @EPA ☑️ increases funding for our brave U.S. Capitol Police.<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/890696606877716481/status/ Thu Jul 27 22:13:14 +0000 2017</a>
@ENERGY ☑️ authorizes the @EPA to withdraw from the Obama administration’s disastrous #WOTUS rule.<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/890691992744755200/status/ Thu Jul 27 21:54:53 +0000 2017</a>
☑️ increases funds for the Department of @ENERGY's nuclear weapons program.<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/890690687418732544/status/ Thu Jul 27 21:49:42 +0000 2017</a>
An updated energy infrastructure system for #MadeInAmerica energy keeps energy prices down for everyday Americans. https://t.co/Bu7wNnvN8w<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/887726185429569537/status/ Wed Jul 19 17:29:50 +0000 2017</a>
Energy should be #MadeInAmerica. We have abundant energy resources, but we need to update our infrastructure. https://t.co/Bu7wNnvN8w<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/887698478356463616/status/ Wed Jul 19 15:39:44 +0000 2017</a>
We’re pressing ahead on
✔creating a balanced budget ✔comprehensive tax reform ✔freeing up America’s energy potentialhttps://t.co/js0mIm18Qs<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/887330087707791360/status/ Tue Jul 18 15:15:53 +0000 2017</a>
Energy tax demonstrates just how distant and out of touch Washington is from Wisconsin: http://tinyurl.com/capandtaxPR<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/2558242539/status/ Thu Jul 09 22:50:27 +0000 2009</a>
RT @RepFredUpton: ICYMI: Lower utility bills as a result of #taxreform >> https://t.co/q8XaO3zjy6 via @SpeakerRyan #energy<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/956903792762589186/status/ Fri Jan 26 14:56:57 +0000 2018</a>
More good news→ 1.3 million more Americans in the Midwest will see 3% lower energy bills as a result of #TaxReform.… https://t.co/1puyTFuVPB<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/955874079302668289/status/ Tue Jan 23 18:45:14 +0000 2018</a>
We have put our country on track to be the dominant energy producer in the world. https://t.co/P3535SVHCZ<a href="https://twitter.com/SpeakerRyan/status/953626003028418560/status/ Wed Jan 17 13:52:11 +0000 2018</a>