29 Sep '15, 3pm

It’s Official: Republicans Want Climate Action and Support Accelerating Renewable Energy

It’s Official: Republicans Want Climate Action and Support Accelerating Renewable Energy

The findings don’t exactly align with the rhetoric of many of the top presidential candidates, including Donald Trump , Ben Carson , Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), who have all, at some point, outright rejected climate science. In the first GOP primary debate, climate change didn’t even come up in the prime time debate and at the so-called happy hour debate Lindsey Graham was the only candidate to talk about it after being asked by Fox News moderator Bill Hemmer how Republicans can “trust” him after working on a climate bill with Democrats and President Obama. In the second debate, there was one question on climate change and the candidates spent most of the time attacking President Obama’s climate change policies and making strange assertions like “

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