DeFazio: When Climate Change Initiatives Are ‘Couched’ as ‘21st Century Investments’ Trump Is More Willing to Listen

‘When it’s couched as an investment in 21st-century energy and renewables, I would say he was somewhat favorable’

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PICKET: “How did the President react to the climate change initiatives that the Democrats brought forward to him?”
DeFAZIO: “You know, when it’s couched as investment in 21st century energy and renewables, I would say he was somewhat favorable. You know, we didn’t talk about climate change per se, but there are ways, you know.”

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