18 Mar '17, 2am

Membership of Bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus Has More than Doubled | Article | EESI

Since the start of the 115th Congress on January 3, the size of the bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus has more than doubled, from 12 to 28. The caucus, which seeks to generate effective bipartisan solutions to the climate challenges at hand, was founded one year ago by two south Florida representatives, Carlos Curbelo (R-FL) and Ted Deutch (D-FL). As of March 17, 14 Republican and 14 Democratic Members of Congress are part of the Climate Solutions Caucus . Eleven of the fourteen Republican members of the Climate Solutions Caucus have just signed on to the “Republican Climate Resolution ,” which was released on March 15. The statement acknowledges that climate change is an issue that must be addressed, and calls for economically viable climate action that adopts conservative principles. It is similar to the Gibson Resolution, which was introduced in the House in September...

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