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Climate Town Hall: Several Democratic Candidates Embrace a Carbon Tax

Democratic candidates promised unprecedented new action on climate change on Wednesday night in the first prime-time televised forum devoted to the issue in a presidential campaign, vowing to undo the Trump administration’s environmental policies, spend trillions of dollars to promote renewable energy and force companies to pay new taxes or fees.

Thursday, September 5, 2019
The New York Times
Topics: 
2020 Election
Democrats
Author Info: Coral Davenport, Trip Gabriel
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Democratic candidates promised unprecedented new action on climate change on Wednesday night in the first prime-time televised forum devoted to the issue in a presidential campaign, vowing to undo the Trump administration’s environmental policies, spend trillions of dollars to promote renewable energy and force companies to pay new taxes or fees.
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