Democrats Unveil Ambitious Climate Change Bill

Two senior Democratic members of the House revealed a climate change bill known as the American Clean Energy and Security Act. The bill would decrease the United State’s greenhouse gas emissions by roughly 80% by 2050. In addition, the bill would require every region of the country to produce a quarter of its electricity from renewable sources like wind, solar and geothermal by 2025. Opposition to the bill is mostly coming from the southeastern United States (aka Republicans) call that goal unrealistic because the natural resources and technology to meet it do not currently exist.

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