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At the 7th Democratic debate, candidates took every opportunity to talk climate

6 monthes ago   |   By Grist

Six candidates for president took the stage in Iowa on Tuesday night for the seventh Democratic national debate, hosted by CNN and the Des Moines Register. Elizabeth Warren, Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Amy Klobuchar, Pete Buttigieg, and Tom Steyer, the smallest and whitest group of Democratic contenders to take the debate stage yet, talked war with Iran, health care, and, yes, impending climate chaos.
The past six debates have been a mixed bag when it comes to rising temperatures - some were surprisingly heavy on climate talk, others impossibly light. The last debate hosted by CNN, back in...
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