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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 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
https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/912682155700113409/status/ Tue Sep 26 14:15:57 +0000 2017</a>7
RT @HouseCommerce: NEXT TUESDAY: #SubEnergy to hold legislative hearing on Energy Star program, ceiling fan standards >> https://t.co/7oTgV…<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/925450329717727232/status/ Tue Oct 31 19:52:07 +0000 2017</a>
I applaud @POTUS for taking action to stop this energy bill hike and to help create a more affordable energy supply. https://t.co/UtIPjWgOZ5<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/917838479572262913/status/ Tue Oct 10 19:45:20 +0000 2017</a>
By many estimates, this rule would have increased energy bills in NC by 20% or more while having no measurable impact on the environment.<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/917838428905099267/status/ Tue Oct 10 19:45:08 +0000 2017</a>
I applaud @POTUS for taking action to protect NC from this energy bill hike & to help keep energy affordable. https://t.co/9R4SoX6atK<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/847096337653022720/status/ Wed Mar 29 14:41:19 +0000 2017</a>
By some estimates, the Obama admin's power plant rule would increase energy bills in NC by 20% or more, which is why I’ve fought to stop it.<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/847096078860271616/status/ Wed Mar 29 14:40:18 +0000 2017</a>
My bipartisan bill H.R. 2786 will remove unnecessary regulations hindering the hydro industry, improve energy diversity & help lower bills.<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/880429299114926080/status/ Thu Jun 29 14:14:37 +0000 2017</a>
Despite Governor Cooper’s announcement, I will continue to work to get NC into the energy business to unlock good-paying jobs.<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/888065681836650496/status/ Thu Jul 20 15:58:52 +0000 2017</a>
Norway is a prime example that offshore energy development can go hand in hand with a healthy environment.<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/888063357533736960/status/ Thu Jul 20 15:49:38 +0000 2017</a>
We can open NC to energy exploration & development while protecting our beautiful coastal waters as well as our tourism & ocean industries.<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/888063304261922816/status/ Thu Jul 20 15:49:25 +0000 2017</a>
.@NC_Governor Cooper is wrong on offshore energy exploration. This is not an either-or situation. My full statement: https://t.co/YFIZ43HOWz<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/888063206014554112/status/ Thu Jul 20 15:49:02 +0000 2017</a>
This bipartisan bill will streamline the review process on conduit hydropower projects & increase production of affordable & renewable power<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/887396199975800834/status/ Tue Jul 18 19:38:35 +0000 2017</a>
@Cmoore704 @NCGOP @SpecOpsSpeaks Blog was wrong. I'm cutting EPA regs. Lots of bipartisan support. #alltheabove energy Better?<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/886679565564870656/status/ Sun Jul 16 20:10:56 +0000 2017</a>
I’m thrilled we finally have a president who shares my desire to responsibly open North Carolina to energy explorat… https://t.co/WhQyFty8T5<a href="https://twitter.com/RepRichHudson/status/949018050967334912/status/ Thu Jan 04 20:41:49 +0000 2018</a>