President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden confronted off of their first debate this week. To the shock of many, Fox Information moderator Chris Wallace requested the presidential candidates a collection of questions on local weather change. Power and environmental points bought extra air time on Tuesday night time than in any respect 2016 presidential debates mixed.
On this week’s episode of Political Local weather, our hosts talk about takeaways from the controversy. Did Trump shift his tone on local weather? Did Biden efficiently promote his imaginative and prescient for a clear power economic system?
Later within the present, we handle what modifications on the Supreme Court docket might imply for the way forward for local weather coverage and talk about prospects for clear power laws at present transferring by means of the Home and Senate. Plus, we ask: is there an electrical car that may accommodate three automobile seats? And extra!
Really helpful studying:
NYT: The Trump Administration Is Reversing 100 Environmental Guidelines. Right here’s the Full Listing.
PolitiFact: Truth-Examine: Have Carbon Emissions Elevated Below Trump?
The Hill: Home passes sweeping clear power invoice
NRDC: Home Invoice Would Ship Wanted Steps Towards a Clear Financial system
GTM: Clear Power Will get a Surprisingly Massive Position in First Presidential Debate
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