Elizabeth Warren adopts Inslee's Climate Plan: 'I’m challenging every other candidate'- to do same

Election '20

As a former Inslee supporter I was very gratified to see this news.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Tuesday announced she's backing Washington Gov. Jay Inslee's climate plan as part of her platform in the 2020 presidential race, calling for the U.S. to achieve 100 percent clean energy within the next ten years.

"Today, I’m embracing that goal by committing to adopt and build on Governor Inslee’s ten-year action plan to achieve 100% clean energy for America by decarbonizing our electricity, our vehicles, and our buildings," Warren said in a Medium post Tuesday night. "And I’m challenging every other candidate for President to do the same."

While Jay Inslee dropped out two weeks ago his candidacy changed the substance of the primary  debate profoundly, so that the Democratic Party is focusing on the crisis that is just beginning to unfold around us in alarming ways. Inslee also pushed hard for the Climate Debate, that is taking place tomorrow.

Here’s the plan: 100% Clean Energy for America

I hope more Democratic candidates do embrace Inslee’s climate plan.

I applaud Elizabeth Warren’s vision as we prepare to face our species most challenging epoch.

Understand the importance of honest news ?

So do we.

The past year has been the most arduous of our lives. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to be catastrophic not only to our health - mental and physical - but also to the stability of millions of people. For all of us independent news organizations, it’s no exception.

We’ve covered everything thrown at us this past year and will continue to do so with your support. We’ve always understood the importance of calling out corruption, regardless of political affiliation.

We need your support in this difficult time. Every reader contribution, no matter the amount, makes a difference in allowing our newsroom to bring you the stories that matter, at a time when being informed is more important than ever. Invest with us.

Make a one-time contribution to Alternet All Access, or click here to become a subscriber. Thank you.

Click to donate by check.

DonateDonate by credit card
Donate by Paypal
{{ post.roar_specific_data.api_data.analytics }}
@2022 - AlterNet Media Inc. All Rights Reserved. - "Poynter" fonts provided by fontsempire.com.