Former Vice President Joe Biden is campaigning for president on an agenda of aggressive action on climate change. | Johan Ordonez/AFP/Getty Images
How Biden could use the powers of the presidency to protect vulnerable communities and hold fossil fuel companies accountable.
Election Day is closing in, and former Vice President Joe Biden has made climate change one of his signature issues. His “clean energy revolution and environmental justice” plan would be the most ambitious and aggressive environmental agenda in US history if it were enacted.
Voters, especially young voters, also crave action on climate change. Polling shows that a majority of Americans of all ages want all levels of government to address global warming, but it’s one of the highest priorities for young Democrats.
The single best way to increase enthusiasm for Biden among young voters is to talk about his climate plan. 41% of less motivated voters said thy were much more motivated to vote after hearing about Biden’s bold climate stance. https://t.co/qNwIz0BHSx
— Dan Pfeiffer (@danpfeiffer) October 14, 2020
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