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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 for 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 against limiting the EPA's ability to regulate greenhouse gas emissions. http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2011/roll249.xml
In 2013, he 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, he 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 he 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
Honored to have @JohnKerry @ODUnow to discuss the Administration's efforts to combat climate change https://t.co/SWznTxozxE<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/664149042520317952/status/ Tue Nov 10 18:34:05 +0000 2015</a>
In VA, #ClimateChange isn't a distant threat, it's affecting us right now. Here's why it's time to #ActOnClimate → http://t.co/JhhBYWd6uX<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/463735734533652480/status/ Tue May 06 17:43:09 +0000 2014</a>
Faith leaders are critical to helping educate and lead efforts combating #climatechange. Thanks to @interfaithpower… https://t.co/OBBiq3SWY3<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/839963991313092608/status/ Thu Mar 09 22:19:55 +0000 2017</a>
The House voted to allow oil drilling off #VA. Congress should instead work to invest in renewables. Full statement: http://t.co/tIKIw8OZwG<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/350686745353920512/status/ Fri Jun 28 18:46:50 +0000 2013</a>
Thank you Sen @MarkWarner for hosting an informative VIrginia Energy Policy Forum w Energy Sec @ErnestMoniz. #vepf https://t.co/E80qNsSeMt<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/743875795752468480/status/ Fri Jun 17 18:39:44 +0000 2016</a>
Glad to see @GovernorVA and Virginia will continue to lead on addressing climate change & uphold #ParisClimateDeal https://t.co/DdAJPdyYNw<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/871796874734448643/status/ Mon Jun 05 18:32:26 +0000 2017</a>
We have an obligation to act to reduce the impacts of #climatechange, and that is why I support the #CleanPowerPlan: http://t.co/rniCesE69H<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/473536291418935296/status/ Mon Jun 02 18:47:04 +0000 2014</a>
I attended a mtg on the national security implications of climate change & asked how the @DeptofDefense can limit f… https://t.co/VpcbZozRGg<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/885266184387559424/status/ Wed Jul 12 22:34:40 +0000 2017</a>
Participated in the @DominionEnergy & @DONGEnergy announcement on construction of the Coastal Virginia Offshore Win… https://t.co/FN1PuWxC1d<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/884466856144318464/status/ Mon Jul 10 17:38:25 +0000 2017</a>
Touring @Jblab this morning with Sec. Of Energy @ErnestMoniz. http://t.co/lNwLBXYuGe<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/429260557385216000/status/ Fri Jan 31 14:31:06 +0000 2014</a>
Pleased POTUS focused on real job creation: education, clean energy, and infrastructure investments. #SOTU<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/30106628623704064/status/ Wed Jan 26 03:35:54 +0000 2011</a>
RT @DomEnergyVA: Dominion Energy is prepared to respond if high winds, frigid conditions & widespread snow cause power outages in the Hampt…<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/948914485573636099/status/ Thu Jan 04 13:50:17 +0000 2018</a>
I support clean air, water & #ClimateAction! I’m proud to have earned a perfect score on the 2016 #LCVScorecard. https://t.co/zzVoU6dwTL<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/834890851545464832/status/ Thu Feb 23 22:21:05 +0000 2017</a>
With @VAcleancities & @WhiteHouseCEQ chair Nancy Sutley talking Newport News' efforts on #renewables http://t.co/95m3Dif2<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/233224043438940160/status/ Wed Aug 08 15:32:00 +0000 2012</a>
@evanjchapman: With @VAcleancities & @WhiteHouseCEQ chair Nancy Sutley talking Newport News' efforts on #renewables http://t.co/cybdu0mE<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/233207765504491520/status/ Wed Aug 08 14:27:19 +0000 2012</a>
Today I spoke at the @SEEC press conference about the impacts of #climatechange. If we want to protect our progress… https://t.co/Lip1OheVCq<a href="https://twitter.com/BobbyScott/status/857599009069953024/status/ Thu Apr 27 14:15:11 +0000 2017</a>