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Roy Blunt

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Roy Blunt
First Name: Roy
Last Name: Blunt
Middle Name:
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Wikipedia article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roy_Blunt
Wikipedia section URL on climate (if any):
State: Missouri
Office: Senate
House District:
Party: Republican
Incumbent or Challenger: Incumbent
House Official Site:
Senate Official Site: http://blunt.senate.gov/
Campaign Site: https://www.royblunt.com/
Official Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SenatorBlunt
Campaign Facebook: http://www.hs.facebook.com/RoyForMissouri
Official Twitter: https://twitter.com/RoyBlunt
Campaign Twitter: https://twitter.com/RoyBluntMO

Draft summary for the individual at Wikipedia

In 2001, Roy Blunt said in an interview, “there isn't any real science to say we are altering the climate or path of the Earth.” (1) As a Congressman, he voted against the American Clean Energy and Security Act H.R.2454 (Waxman-Markey (2) In January 2015, as a Senator, he voted against two Senate Amendments stating that climate change is real and human activity contributes significantly to i (3, 4. In November 2015, he supported two Senate Resolutions opposing the Clean Power Plan. (5,6)

1.”Christian Leaders Condemn Hate Crimes Bill,” in Human Events, Connie Hair, 2009-04-29. http://humanevents.com/2009/04/29/christian-leaders-condemn-hate-crimes-bill/

2. U.S. House of Representatives, 111th Congress, HR 2454. https://www.congress.gov/bill/111th-congress/house-bill/2454

3. U.S. Senate Role Call Votes 114th Congress -1st Session, Vote Number 11, 2015-01-21. http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?congress=114&session=1&vote=00011

4. U.S. Senate Role Call Votes 114th Congress - 1st Session, Vote Number 12, 2015-01-21. http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?congress=114&session=1&vote=00012

5. U.S. Senate Roll Call Votes 114th Congress - 1st Session, Vote Number 307, 2015-11-17. http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?congress=114&session=1&vote=00307#top

6. “Senate Passes Blunt-Backed Effort to Block Obama Energy Price Hikes,” 2015-11-17. http://www.blunt.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/mobile/news?ID=bbab8445-3069-45da-9542-6a27a8592011


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

In 2001, Roy Blunt said in an interview, “there isn't any real science to say we are altering the climate or path of the Earth.” http://humanevents.com/2009/04/29/christian-leaders-condemn-hate-crimes-bill/

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

In 2009, as a Congressman, he voted against the American Clean Energy and Security Act, H.R.2454 (Waxman-Markey). https://www.congress.gov/bill/111th-congress/house-bill/2454

In a series of roll call votes attached to debate about the Keystone XL pipeline on January 21, 2015, he voted against Amendment 87 by Sen. Hoeven that human activity is real and contributes to climate change and against Amendment 58 by Sen. Schatz, that human activity "significantly" contributes to climate change. http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?congress=114&session=1&vote=00012

http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?congress=114&session=1&vote=00011

In November 2015, he co-sponsored a resolution of disapproval saying that the Clean Power Plan “shall have no force or effect.” http://www.senate.gov/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lists/roll_call_vote_cfm.cfm?congress=114&session=1&vote=00307#top

http://www.blunt.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/mobile/news?ID=bbab8445-3069-45da-9542-6a27a8592011

3. What has the individual said about local and regional climate-related impacts and activities?

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