Pressure is building for presidential candidates to share their comprehensive plans to address the climate crisis, particularly Senators Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Kamala Harris (D-CA). Former Secretary Julián Castro (D-TX) said he’ll release a climate plan soon.
Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) released an immigration plan, which includes addressing climate change as one of the root causes of migration and the refugee crisis.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D-IN) announced a national service plan, including a Climate Corps to “build resiliency and sustainability against climate disruption; help first responders in the wake of disaster.”
Our Climate Action New Hampshire team met up with Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN). Watch her explain why climate action is important to her and how she’ll prioritize it.
Here are some more highlights from climate action on the 2020 campaign trail this week:
For more updates on how candidates are campaigning on climate change, check out www.changetheclimate2020.com.